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Now, let’s return to the trenches and talk about what’s going on up front.

Ranch owner Kevin Halverson, 70, spent the morning shoveling snow out of the trench.

I’m looking at a trench on part of a 7,500-acre ranch outside Big Timber, Montana.

As trenches flooded, bomb craters on the battlefield filled with muddy water and swallowed artillery, horses, and people.

If there are a half-dozen “Floridas,” one of them is sure to be Wisconsin, home to some of the closest elections and nastiest partisan trench warfare of the past decade.

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You don't bag something and leave it by the trench while you go back to the truck for your lunch.

Early airpower theorists were not only repelled by trench warfare.

The guys that I was partnering with early on wanted the logo to be a guy opening his trench coat.

The goal was to get a human being to the bottom of the Mariana Trench for the first time since Cameron was a 5-year-old.

And the highlight for me was touching down at the bottom of the trench.

No word of the bombs and trench mortars I asked for six weeks ago, but the "bayonets" are coming in liberally now.

I asked him if that amounted to one shell per yard and he said the whole length of the trench was less than 100 yards.

The band took up a position in an old Spanish trench and played as the troops filed past along the beach.

The Anzacs are very much depressed to hear they are to get no more bombs for their six Japanese trench mortars.

On their march the Americans had to fight a hidden foe who slipped from trench to trench, or found safety in the woods.


On this page you'll find 58 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to trench, such as: dike/dyke, foxhole, gorge, gully/gulley, moat, and pit.

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