Sentence Examples with the word haste

Al-Walid, whom Abu Bekr sent in all haste from Irak to Syria, he defeated the imperial troops, commanded by Theodorus, the brother of Heraclius, not far from Ramleh in Palestine, on the 31st of July 634.

Of the negligence or haste with which the work was written there are many instances: e.g.

He seems to have been sent by the king on an errand to Duke William of Normandy, and on the return of Godwine from exile in 1052 he fled in great haste from England.

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Pierre felt the different outlooks of these various worlds and made haste to satisfy all their expectations.

In 1788 he travelled in Italy, but returned in haste on hearing of the illness of the king.

He therefore sent a message in all haste to Musa, entreating him to come speedily.

An army - the accounts about the number vary from 4000 to 20,000 - was equipped in all haste and put under the command of Moslim b.

He made haste to finish buying the horses, and often became unreasonably angry with his servant and squadron quartermaster.

In her haste to be close to him, she'd planted a shoulder in his injured chest.

Thirdly, as proof that the position on which the battle was fought had not been foreseen and that the Shevardino Redoubt was not an advanced post of that position, we have the fact that up to the twenty- fifth, Barclay de Tolly and Bagration were convinced that the Shevardino Redoubt was the left flank of the position, and that Kutuzov himself in his report, written in hot haste after the battle, speaks of the Shevardino Redoubt as the left flank of the position.