Fran·çois A·chille [frahn-swa a-sheel] /frɑ̃ˈswa aˈʃil/, 1811–88, French general and marshal. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for bazaine

Historical Examples of bazaine

  • Was it not true that only the day before there had been a rumor that Bazaine was at Verdun?

    The Downfall

    Emile Zola

  • He had insisted that morning that the uhlans that they sighted were some of Bazaine's troops.

    The Downfall

    Emile Zola

  • "Yes, as Bazaine defended Metz—until he was starved out," said Frank.

  • News has arrived that Metz has capitulated and that Bazaine's army has surrendered.

  • They left the army to Bazaine, and the government to the ministers.


    Susan Hale