When Santa Anna entered the rectangle unattended to reconnoitre, a shell burst near him and covered his red pony with dirt.
La Salle, leaving M. Joutel in charge of the camp, took his brother and seven men, and set out to reconnoitre.
Every day a scout was appointed to reconnoitre in the direction of the smoke.
Suppose, instead of maundering over them, we reconnoitre and see what WE can do here.
Harry was ordered to reconnoitre the trench with two scouts.
He removed his coat, and then went out of the cave to reconnoitre the ledge.
His lordship, with a numerous staff, went down a little nearer to the river to reconnoitre the enemy's position.
Having cut off the serpent's head, we all went off to reconnoitre.
I therefore sent Bennen on to reconnoitre, purposing myself to cross the Theodule alone on the following day.
Here they halted to reconnoitre and to inspect their weapons.