I wish, for once, Washington could come out of his envelopment and show us what his real dimensions were.
This was to elude a successful German envelopment on their Louvain right.
Enveloping attacks result in local frontal attacks; advantage of envelopment.
They performed an envelopment of the gentlemen and ladies, including the two young women.
Verdun with its rows upon rows of sacred dead was now liberated from the threat of envelopment from the right.
For the rest, the three hours that followed sunrise I remember chiefly as a period of envelopment by clouds, and ever more clouds.
Colli, outnumbered by two to one and threatened with envelopment, Mondovi.
An envelopment of both flanks should never be attempted without a very decided superiority in numbers.
Nothing but the news of the armistice of Leoben saved him from envelopment and surrender.
The advantage of envelopment lies in the longer concentric line, with its preponderance of rifles and its converging fire.