All the bravery of Masséna's troops failed to dislodge the right wing of the Imperialists.
The object of Masséna was to reach Coimbra before Wellington.
Joubert on the ground above the Adige, Berthier in the centre, and Masséna on the left, were gradually forced back.
Masséna has sixty thousand men; we have not twenty thousand.
He at once began his retreat, followed in force by Masséna, who was driven off by the rear-guard.
The menacing front of Masséna and Davoust imposed on the enemy.
Some generals made large fortunes, eminently so Masséna, first in plunder as in the fray.
In the dead of night the divisions of Augereau and Masséna retired through Verona.
Davoust, Jourdan, Macdonald, and Masséna had passed behind the veil.
Masséna's were the greatest exploits: but Suchet had shown himself the wisest both in war and administration.