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  1. trenches(Noun)

    Plural form of trench.

Freebase

  1. Trenches

    Trenches is a Christian metal band, formed by Haste the Day vocalist, Jimmy Ryan. The band announced their hiatus in 2010 before getting back together in early 2012.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. trenches

    The earthworks by which a besieger approaches a fortified place; generally half sunk in the ground, the other half formed by the excavated earth thrown, as a parapet, to the front.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. trenches

    The communications, boyaux, or zigzags, as well as the parallels or places of arms opened by besiegers against a fortification are trenches. They are from 6 to 10 feet wide and about 3 feet deep. (See Parallels, and Siege.) To mount the trenches, is to mount guard in the trenches, which is generally done in the night. To relieve the trenches, is to relieve the guard of the trenches. To scour the trenches, is to make a vigorous sally upon the guard of the trenches, force them to give way, and quit their ground, drive away the workmen, break down the parapet, till up the trenches, and spike their cannon.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of trenches in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of trenches in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of trenches in a Sentence

  1. Carl XVI Gustaf:

    It need not be so gigantic, it could be downsized..... And why get stuck in trenches and say it has be located right here? It could also be moved.

  2. Felix Chami:

    I haven't yet found the actual remains of the buildings, or other goods material that would suggest the discovery of the town itself, so far I've only been using trenches of two meters.

  3. Carrie Severino:

    When Thomas took the bench, Justice Scalia felt like he was the first line of reinforcement after years of fighting alone in the trenches to defend the original understanding of the Constitution, neither Justice Samuel Alito, nor Chief Justice John Roberts have the same level of commitment to the theory.

  4. The Broncos:

    It's how we prepare during the week. We harped on getting turnovers, we're aggressive on the back end and we try to win in the trenches( on the defensive line).

  5. Rose Cory:

    What is really novel here is not just that carbon from the surface ocean can reach the deep ocean on relatively short timescales, but that the young carbon produced in the surface ocean is fueling, or sustaining, life in the deepest trenches.

Images & Illustrations of trenches

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