Sentence for abreast | Use abreast in a sentence

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  • The policeman moved up abreast. (8)
  • A cavalcade of six abreast came cantering along. (10)
  • The two came pelting up to the carriage abreast. (10)
  • The night of the second day she was abreast of Barnegat inlet. (18)
  • A wave of derisive laughter runs abreast of him all along the line. (1)
  • The two chariots, however, by some unfortunate fatality continued abreast. (8)
  • He hurried by, and when he had passed it he found himself exactly abreast of her again. (9)
  • He thought he must, and he started into the street towards her, and the carriage came abreast of him. (9)
  • The engine was just abreast of him; he snatched at his sleeve and passed it over his face, to wipe the sweat away. (8)
  • While the American general descended the St. Lawrence by water, some 3000 of his troops marched abreast by land on the way to Montreal. (19)

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Definition of abreast:

  • abreast, a-brest’, adv. with fronts in a line: side by side: (_naut._) opposite to. (0)

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