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
For a school besieged by financial issues, the Adidas deal arrives like a last-reel cavalry charge with the fort under attack.
Daniel dreams of becoming a rhythm-and-blues singer; Eli just wants to hold down the fort, although Daniel’s habit of giving discounts isn’t exactly helping them cover the rent.
Over Robba’s shoulder, his five-year-old son, Colby, constructs a makeshift fort out of throw pillows, diving gleefully beneath them when Dad looks his way.
The former fort and resort transformed again -- into a sleepy public park.
The brief clips, originally posted to the social network Snapchat over the weekend by a popular user named Khulood, showed the woman walking through an ancient fort in Ushayqir, a village in Najd province about 95 miles from Riyadh.
In the video, which has gone viral since first emerging on Snapchat over the weekend, the woman is filmed walking around a historic fort in a miniskirt with no one else around.
The video shows the woman walking through the ruins of an ancient fort in Ushaiager, which is a town in the conservative province of Najd.
Over the weekend a Saudi Arabian woman visited a historic fort north of the country's capital city, Riyadh, and posted a video to her Snapchat.
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Origin and Etymology of fort
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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Definition of fort for English Language Learners
: a strong building or group of buildings where soldiers live
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