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My station was on the right of the line, where the breastwork, ending in a redoubt, was steep and high.
They are faced by a horrid redoubt held by machine guns, and they are to rush it with the bayonet.
The last thing—against the skyline—a little column of French soldiers of the line charging back upwards towards the lost redoubt.
"We must take the redoubt," he said, "or——" and he passed his hand in a suggestive way across his throat.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
At Moskowa his cuirassiers, sabre in hand, drove the Russians out of the great redoubt, but Grouchy himself was seriously wounded.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
So with a shout of victory, and the drummer beating a lively march, they rushed to the redoubt, where not a man was to be seen.
But Washington carelessly remarked, "It's a spent ball," and stood there like a rock until he saw the redoubt taken.
THE STORY OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIESH. A. (HLNE ADELINE) GUERBER
Bull was in command of the force in the other redoubt, which was a quarter of a mile away.
At the other redoubt they were joined by Bull, with his party.
The crest was strongly fortified; ditches and strong walls and a redoubt were constructed at various points.

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perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
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