Thesaurus / outpost
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Now this outpost of Vincennes was one of the first settlements formed in the valley of the Mississippi.

The piquets were strengthened and pushed forward, affording another opportunity for a useful lesson in outpost duty.

Forty-one years in IndiaFrederick Sleigh Roberts

A plan to invade England also helped to deflect his mind from establishing an outpost of his empire upon our continent.

A Straight DealOwen Wister

It was that noise we heard in the night, and we were fully expecting a horde of these men of Kharili to pour upon our outpost.

Captured at TripoliPercy F. Westerman

His camp was concealed by a skirt of woods, and covered by an outpost.

We have arranged it all—the Captain and I—at the outpost nearest to the river.

Barlasch of the GuardH. S. Merriman

"Old Bray" the boys called him, and being on the outpost which was near his house, I determined to give the old gentleman a call.

I have seen him more than once on outpost duty, prating away as if he had a beard on his chin.

Under the StormCharlotte M. Yonge

An outpost line was established and the troops settled down to a wet and somewhat cheerless night.

Let me know as soon as that outpost is well out of sight, Tom.

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