Onrushing in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Onrushing

rushing or flowing forward | (figuratively) attacking | present participle of onrush

Short Example Sentences for Onrushing

  • 1. This contretemps left the onrushing horde aghast. 🔊
  • 2. They received the onrushing Highlanders with a sharp fire. 🔊
  • 3. The spirit(144) like an onrushing storm rushed over them. 🔊
  • 4. Before that onrushing tempest of death I flinched. 🔊
  • 5. Against this onrushing ruin much too mild measures have been employed. 🔊
  • 6. His word is an onrushing tempest, an adversary to oppose it has not. 🔊
  • 7. Soon the onrushing fire ended the cry and the men turned to other tasks. 🔊
  • 8. Within four seconds, four shots had been fired at the onrushing Arabs. 🔊

How to use Onrushing in Sentences?

  • 1. One by one they were buried in the onrushing flames, and when the fire was passed they were gone. 🔊
  • 2. It was like asking one belligerent to ground arms in the face of its onrushing antagonist. 🔊
  • 3. He must certainly be dashed to death upon the rocks or smothered beneath the onrushing foam. 🔊
  • 4. There was only a popping noise, but Odin could hear the bullets smashing into the onrushing thing. 🔊
  • 5. They were right in the path of the onrushing flood and would be swept away like so many houses of cards. 🔊
  • 6. The thousands of hoofs had raised a cloud of dust that not only enveloped the onrushing line, but rolled before it. 🔊
  • 7. It needed no ear trained to hear human heart and soul beats to detect the approaching sound of onrushing doom to the stock-gambling structure. 🔊
  • 8. The sound increased in power like the roar of an approaching tornado, and an onrushing mass finally swept round the nearest curve in the ravine. 🔊
  • 9. He flashed on ahead, fairly scorching up the road, and dashed across the track fifty feet ahead of the onrushing locomotive. 🔊
  • 10. He had reason to suppose that both the British and the German forces had been overwhelmed by the onrushing flames. 🔊
  • 11. Gregg touched her again with the spurs, but this time she reared straight up and, whirling to the side, faced steadily toward her onrushing master. 🔊
  • 12. The dying horse was lifted off the Maharajah who, with the courage of his race, had remained calm in the face of the onrushing death. 🔊
  • 13. A cry of triumph arose from the onrushing Ganymedans as Grant scrambled to his feet, bruised and shaken. 🔊
  • 14. Even as he did it, he was aware that he would never get the weapon out in time to bring it to bear on the onrushing monster, and he was content that it should be so. 🔊