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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. Michael Douglas:

    You look back at Oliver Stones’s career — Jimmy Woods in' El Salvador,' Charlie Sheen in' Platoon,' Tom Cruise in' Born On The Fourth of July,' Kevin Costner in' JFK,' Val Kilmer in' The Doors' — and every actor has probably given their best performance with Oliver Stones, because, whether it is his Vietnam mentality, he wants you in the trenches with him.

  2. Bill Monroe:

    He's got character running out his ears, but I don't think he's been in the trenches fighting these kinds of things.

  3. Yousef Hifnawi:

    There are people who have not come out of the trenches for more than three weeks.

  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. 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.

Images & Illustrations of trenches

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