Army in a sentence

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Definition of Army

  • A collection or body of men armed for war, esp. one organized in companies, battalions, regiments, brigades, and divisions, under proper officers.
  • A body of persons organized for the advancement of a cause; as, the Blue Ribbon Army.
  • A great number; a vast multitude; a host.
  • a large number of people united for some specific purpose
  • a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
  • the army of the United States of America; the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare

How to use army in a sentence. Army pronunciation.

There was a crisis in the Soudan, there was trouble in the army, there was dark conspiracy of which he knew the heart, and anything might happen to-morrow!
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Achmet made no reply, but, as he passed beyond the door with Higli, he said in a whisper: "Come-to Harrik and the army!
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He has grown rich while I borrow from Europe to pay my army and to meet the demands of the Sultan.
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Egypt, industrial in a real sense; Egypt, paying her own way without tyranny and loans: Egypt, without corvee, and with an army hired from a full public purse; Egypt, grown strong and able to resist the suzerainty and cruel tribute-that touched his native goodness of heart, so long, in disguise; it appealed to the sense of leadership in him; to the love of the soil deep in his bones; to regard for the common people-for was not his mother a slave?
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But the army otherwise is honeycombed with treason.
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Effendina, my money has been busy in the army paying and bribing officers, and my spies were costly.
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But there are proofs that the army is seditious, that, at any moment, it may revolt.
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Ferocity was in his heart, a vitriolic note was in his voice as he said to David, "If this be true- the army rotten, the officers disloyal, treachery under every tunic- bismillah, speak!
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If these guilty men are seized, can the army be trusted?
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Prove the guilt of him who perverted the army and sought to destroy thee.
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If there be a trial and sentence is given, the truth concerning the army must appear.
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Prince Harrik has conspired against his brother the Prince Pasha, has treacherously seduced officers of the army, has planned to seize Cairo, to surround the Palace and take the life of the Prince of Egypt.
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England, France, Turkey, will land an army of occupation.
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Who shall gainsay Turkey if she chooses to bring an army here and recover control, remove thy family from Egypt, and seize upon its lands and goods?
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The army will not revolt, the Prince will not be slain.
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I will have naught to do with the army.
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It can serve no end to withhold the writing to the army.
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The disloyalty of the army must not be known.
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The army shall keep faithful until the day of the Mahdi be come.
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The day was approaching when the army must leave.
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Examples of Army

Example #1
He had yet some cards to play, and Achmet and Higli-and another very high and great-might be delivered over to Kaid's deadly purposes rather than himself tomorrow.
Example #2
Besides, the game afoot was not of his making, and he was ready to await the finish, the more so because he was sure that to-morrow would bring forth momentous things.
Example #3
Go to thy dwelling, and come here no more," he added sharply.
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High answered him faintly, however.
Example #5
What man can offer evidence in this save the Effendina who would profit by his death?
Example #6
Always, always some rumour of assassination, or of conspiracy, or the influence and secret agents of the Sultan-all Nahoum.