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
Go for tried-and-true kid-pleasers such as play dough, Lego bricks, fort-building, dress-up fun, hide-and-seek and scavenger hunts.
Holding down the fort for the front court was Joel Embiid with Amir Johnson coming in to give him relief.
Researchers have found a collection of rare artifacts at Vindolanda, a Roman cavalry fort along Hadrian’s wall in Northumberland, England, reports the BBC.
The rest of the X Factor panel carried on in his absence, with Louis Walsh, Sharon Osbourne and Nicole Scherzinger holding down the fort on Saturday and Britain's Got Talent judge Alesha Dixon joining on Sunday.
The park was the site of the original fort of Fort Pierce during the Second Seminole War.
At a nearby fort in the Arizona Territory, things are winding down.
Hustvedt compares Rapunzel’s long braid to an umbilical cord, and then to the string that mother and child play with during Freud’s fort-da game.
The fort area in the back of the store holds the play kitchen, a train table, an easel and a dollhouse, among other toys.
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Origin and Etymology of fort
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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