melee[ mey-ley, mey-ley, mel-ey ]SEE DEFINITION OF melee
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MELEE
In the melee Redpath looked full into Allis's eyes at short range.
I understand there has been a melee, not much; merely a rouette; do get it all out of him.
This was to prevent shooting our own men in the melee, and in the darkness.
It is no slight advantage, in a melee of that kind, to be strong in officers.
In the melee the master was stabbed and the slave escaped into the woods.
I found myself in the midst of a melee with my hand at his throat and his at mine.
His gun, accidentally discharged in the melee, killed one of the peasants.
But a hasty search revealed that he had lost his knife in the melee.
A melee occurred, in which a thousand soldiers participated.
"Why, you—" there was a sudden flurry and Johnny's words were cut short in the melee.
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