Presently they advanced upon
him once more, this time wielding their heavy war-spears.
When this work was accomplished, the miners resumed their picks and cut away the rock from underneath the wheel itself, taking care to support it as they advanced upon
blocks of great thickness.
As he said this, Ahab advanced upon
him with such overbearing terrors in his aspect, that Stubb involuntarily retreated.
But suddenly he roared an oath and advanced upon
the rolling fighters.
I repeated my command, with my heart in my mouth, and advanced upon
Then, swinging his axe in a great circle to right and left before him, he advanced upon
the gate, and the others followed him without hesitation.
A locomotive, running on the rails laid down the evening before, brought the rails to be laid on the morrow, and advanced upon
them as fast as they were put in position.
High bluffs advanced upon
the river, and forced the travellers occasionally to leave its banks and wind their course into the interior.
Panic-stricken at the thought of losing Wendy the lost boys had advanced upon
These objects were given a field upon which to roam - called a mouse pad - and became items that the population in general advanced upon
with interest and anticipation, rather than retreated from in revulsion.
He approaches my childlessness the way Sir Edmund Hillary surely advanced upon
The fire was advanced upon
our arrival, significantly advanced, and a collapse (occurred) shortly thereafter, so the fire definitely had a head start on us," Zaludek said Tuesday.
The port has been largely cut off since the Houthi rebels and their allies advanced upon
it in March, forcing President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi to flee to Saudi Arabia.
Then Darnell Fisher, who was full of early running from right-back, was fed the ball by James Forrest and advanced upon
As royal forces advanced upon
them, desertions and the hasty executions of potential deserters diminished Aguirre's small band further.