Let him go and intrench himself within the walls of Palmyra.
It was determined to make a fight here before the enemy could intrench.
Howard turned to the left, charged up the hill and captured it before the enemy had time to intrench, taking many prisoners.
Here the Yankees will intrench themselves, and cannot be dislodged.
The plain was bare and flat: not a tree, not a ditch, nor any elevation behind which he could intrench himself.
He must continue to be the shield behind which we intrench ourselves.
Ah, word of no meaning, behind whose vast latitude of mere sound we intrench our ignorance of so much of the spiritual!
Meanwhile, for the winter we intrench ourselves along the Aisne.
The armies in Europe are showing us that you must intrench yourself where you are if you want, in the end, to push forward.
He was to get as near the enemy as possible during the day and intrench himself so as to hold his position until the next morning.