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
At that particular time, Will’s career was just taking off and somebody has to hold the fort down at home.
Tula Kourtis and sons Billy and Nick hold down the fort.
Drive by the famous Dancing House and through the historical area of Vysehrad, with its 10th century fort.
Hutchings’ latest creation is a sprawling prairie town — complete with town square, fort, an operational train system and imposing mountains.
Greatly outnumbered, Colonel Robert Magaw, who was commanding the fort, surrendered to the British.
For the national team, however, the 31-year-old has been a mainstay since 2009, holding the fort for Argentina’s three runner-up finishes.
My father built us forts, swing sets, beds, balance beams.
Don't miss the Moorish gardens at the imposing La Fortaleza mansion (also known as El Palacio de Santa Catalina, the oldest governor's mansion in the Western Hemisphere and original fort for the city, built in 1533).
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FORT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fort for English Language Learners
: a strong building or group of buildings where soldiers live
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