Usage examples for naval

  1. The author is the daughter of one naval officer and the wife of another. – Throckmorton by Molly Elliot Seawell
  2. But the point is, Joe, that just one day before the Moonship does take off, the United Nations will be informed that it is a United States naval vessel. – Space Tug by Murray Leinster
  3. Take this badge, he concluded, it is a private token of a Japanese naval officer. – In the Yellow Sea by Henry Frith
  4. On the ground of his being a man brave against the enemy in many land and naval battles? – The Orations of Lysias by Lysias
  5. I have heard naval officers say that they would like to meet him after the war. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  6. Between Mr. Brown and the fresh- faced naval boy, Mr. Ellerton sat little Olwen Howel- Jones, enjoying herself without disguise and looking her very best. – The Disturbing Charm by Berta Ruck
  7. I was then fourteen and a half years of age, and that gave me, therefore, three years and a half in which to prepare myself for the naval academy, consequently I had time to do it thoroughly and properly. – The Story of a Child by Pierre Loti
  8. The 4. 7- inch naval guns and the 5 in. – London to Ladysmith via Pretoria by Winston Spencer Churchill
  9. For your first endeavour should be to prevent, if possible, the existence of any naval power except your own; failing this, to secure the friendship of the strongest that does exist. – The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides
  10. " I guess," remarked the " Military" to the " Naval," " that Englishman's goin' to walk off with old d'Alta's girl." – A Queen's Error by Henry Curties
  11. I compliment you on your naval tactics: our next meeting will be on land. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  12. Rarely has there been a naval triumph more complete. – History of Holland by George Edmundson
  13. Then: " Hold on, man, you're bleeding," said W. Keyse's Sergeant, an old Naval Brigade man. – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  14. They learned from them to build ships, organise naval forces, advance in trade, and live in towns; they used the northern words for the parts of a ship, and the streets of a town. – Irish Nationality by Alice Stopford Green
  15. The naval officers could not, naturally, tear themselves from the scene. – The Three Commanders by W.H.G. Kingston
  16. I don't know anything about him, but I have no doubt he is a naval officer, both from the circumstances and from what I heard. – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  17. That was the beginning of the English naval greatness and of the English Colonial Empire. – The Life of Froude by Herbert Paul
  18. He got an extension of the noon hour and hurried down to the naval recruiting office. – Love, The Fiddler by Lloyd Osbourne
  19. I declare to you that on no service wherein I have been engaged have I found any situation equally arduous as that of Algeziras, nor have known any in the naval history of my country. – Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez. Vol II by Sir John Ross