Examples of fort in a Sentence
They captured the fort after a long battle.
a series of forts along the frontier
Recent Examples of fort from the Web
Then soldiers began laying a pontoon across it towards mock Chinese forts on the other side.
The Alcazaba is a Hammudid fort, first constructed in the 11th century, featuring serene gardens and original tilework and carvings.
Concession merchants in the forts helped those overwhelmed by circumstances to right themselves and carry on.
In recent years, researchers have uncovered an unknown royal center at Rhynie, a silver hoard at Gaulcross and a fort on top of a sea stack known as Dunnicaer.
On Today, fourth hour co-host Hoda Kotb has been holding down the fort and helping the early hours of the show to industry-leading ratings.
In the middle of the Cavaliers' recent 13-game winning streak, Love mentioned holding down the fort at center until Thompson returned.
The English colonists abruptly chose to abandon their battered fort and return home with the fleet.
To kick it off, here's a story of three boys and their cool fort from June 1968.
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Origin and Etymology of fort
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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