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The Romans, when investing towns, always accepted offers of capitulation, if made before the battering ram had touched the walls.
They carried a huge beam, which they used as a battering ram.
Up came the firemen, climbing, clinging, battering down the obstructions before them.
His great, hairy face was darker than usual, what with the battering it had received, and the blood which was drying upon it.
Her sides are some eighteen inches thick, and sheathed and resheathed with "greenheart" to help her in battering the ice.
The Germans made an attempt (p. 150) to retrieve the day by battering the British out of the trenches they had won.
The Sinn Feiners were battering the door of their prison with the butts of their rifles.
The battering stopped when he fired, but he got an impression that the carrier ran off.
In his blind fury he was only half-conscious that heavy fists were battering at his face.
He might get a mask made in that pattern, indeed, and the little boys were delighted with the idea of battering it.
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