CONVOY's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of convoy
Definition:
v. accompany for protection, either by sea or land; attend for protection; escort
Example:
His is the sternness of the warrior Greatheart, who guards his pilgrim convoy from the onslaught of Apollyon.
Sentence in Classic:
As often happens, the horses of a convoy wagon became restive at the end of the bridge, and the whole crowd had to wait.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He was looking now at the cavalry regiment that had met the convoy of wounded, now at the cart by which he was standing, in which two wounded men were sitting and one was lying.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He said that Murat was spending the night less than a mile from where they were, and that if they would let him have a convoy of a hundred men he would capture him alive.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
At nine in the morning, he heard firing in front and shouts of hurrah, and saw wounded being brought back (there were not many of them), and at last he saw how a whole detachment of French cavalry was brought in, convoyed by a sotnya of Cossacks.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context