When the supports attached to Tushin's battery had been moved away in the middle of the action by someone's order, the battery had continued firing and was only not captured by the French because the enemy could not surmise that anyone could have the effrontery to continue firing from four quite undefended
I made sure the Argive heroes could not withstand us, whereas like slim-waisted wasps, or bees that have their nests in the rocks by the wayside--they leave not the holes wherein they have built undefended
, but fight for their little ones against all who would take them--even so these men, though they be but two, will not be driven from the gates, but stand firm either to slay or be slain."
You can be sure of succeeding in your attacks if you only attack places which are undefended
.You can ensure the safety of your defense if you only hold positions that cannot be attacked.
Shall we take the other side first and begin by arguing against ourselves; in this manner the adversary's position will not be undefended
He felt very sorry for her--not exactly that he believed that she had completely lost her head, but because it was painful to hear so much that was pretty, and undefended
, and natural assigned to a vulgar place among the categories of disorder.
"The NPA, as a non-state armed group, deliberately attacked an 'undefended
area', as it is not a military compound.
"A lot of people remained undefended
. Disabled people, for example, will not go to medical examination due to bad sight.
Srebrenica was left undefended
with the strategic thought that, if the Serbs attacked an undefended
town, surely that would cause NATO and the UN to agree that NATO air strikes against the Serbs were justified.
"One could say space, undefended
or undeterred from aggression, could be considered our Achilles's heel," Tory Bruno of United Launch Alliance says.
In a portrait photograph at the exhibition Lincoln Kirstein's Modern, which opens Friday at MoMA and runs through June 15, Walker Evans caught the youthful, undefended
eyes of his subject.
"I can't comprehend when we secure other places like banks and the state Capitol with armed security, that we leave completely undefended
the buildings that house our most precious commodity," Michigan Representative Gary Glenn (R) says.
In the French Revolution, the mob stormed La Salpetriere and ravished the undefended
women, even killing them.