The British in particular had learned a lot about how to fight a trench war, at horrific human cost.
The young women are more modestly dressed, wearing jeans with tunics or trench coats, many but not all in headscarves.
These are not the stereotypically creepy men in trench coats.
His plays have typically been dog-eat-dog affairs; it makes sense that he views politics as trench warfare.
There was and will never be another war like the Great War: hand-to-hand combat, trench warfare.
At the beginning of the war a new shoe was designed for trench service.
The concrete curb and gutter was built in a trench as shown in the cut.
I had not heard a bullet whistle over since I entered the trench.
If this is not possible, cases of "trench feet" are inevitable.
From the latter opened the "dug-outs" which were the dwelling places of the men on trench duty.
late 14c., "track cut through a wood," later "long, narrow ditch" (late 15c.), from Old French trenche "a slice, ditch" (late 13c.), from trenchier "to cut," possibly from Vulgar Latin *trincare, from Latin truncare "to cut or lop off" (see truncate). Trenches for military protection are first so called c.1500. Trench warfare first attested 1918. Trench-coat first recorded 1916, a type of coat worn by British officers in the trenches.
A long, steep-sided valley on the ocean floor. Trenches form when one tectonic plate slides beneath another plate at a subduction zone. The Marianas Trench, located in the western Pacific east of the Philippines, is the deepest known trench (10,924 m or 35,831 ft) and the deepest area in the ocean.