Example sentences for: air-raid

How can you use “air-raid” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • During the years of Japanese air raids, hundreds of air-raid shelters were dug into the mountains here, and some have been turned into cafés and restaurants.

  • air-raid See singarette.

  • On the first Wednesday of every month, sharp at noon, an air-raid siren wails across Paris, startling pigeons and lending an edge to the midday news.

  • They were used again as air-raid shelters and an emergency hospital in 1944–1945.

  • Early hip-hop was mostly party music, but it developed a political message through groups like Public Enemy . Tracks like P.E.'s "" gave hip-hop the urgency of an air-raid siren.

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