Example sentences for: invaders

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

  • Foreign invaders chipped away at the fringes of the empire.

  • The defeated Dutch invaders retreated in disorder to their ships, but the following year, a third Dutch military expedition, far stronger than its predecessors, landed near Singaraja.

  • Wang Meng and Ni Zan worked during the Yuan period (1279-1368), when Mongol invaders had seized control of southern China.

  • The end was hastened by a man who made other Muslim invaders seem like pussy cats: the Mongol Timur the Lame, the “barbarous and bloody Tamburlaine,” later written about by Elizabethan playwright Christopher Marlowe.

  • The Venetians fortified their main towns — Naxos Town and Antiparos Town are wonderful examples of this — creating labyrinths of narrow alleys and cul-de-sacs that were designed to confuse and to demoralize invaders.


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