In both cases the navy was to plant itself across the enemy's communications, which it could do by running the gantlet of his guns.
"Admiral Farragut" by A. T. Mahan
The gantlet that he was to run extended from the cave to the bluff overhanging the river.
"IT and Other Stories" by Gouverneur Morris
THE ISABEL RUNS THE GANTLET.
"Watch and Wait" by Oliver Optic
Into the gantlet of guns the big car rushed.
"Anderson Crow, Detective" by George Barr McCutcheon
His return to the hills was equivalent to running the gantlet.
"They of the High Trails" by Hamlin Garland
He had run the deadliest gantlets of the elements, of beast, and of man.
"The Country Beyond" by James Oliver Curwood
They returned sheepishly, expecting to run a gantlet of humor; but people seemed unaware that they had been away.
"In a Little Town" by Rupert Hughes
There were red stains upon the steps, and upon the leather cushions, and everything indicated that the stage had run a death-gantlet.
"Buffalo Bill's Spy Trailer" by Colonel Prentiss Ingraham
It was a gantlet of eyes and whispers.
"The Cup of Fury" by Rupert Hughes
He ran the gantlet at Messrs. Tag-rag and Co.'s all Tuesday as he had done on the day preceding.
"Ten Thousand a-Year. Volume 1." by Samuel Warren
I was longing to slip into my home before I ran the gantlet of all the streets opening on the Santa Fe Trail.
"The Price of the Prairie" by Margaret Hill McCarter
Frances came out, pulling on her gantlets.
"Frances of the Ranges" by Amy Bell Marlowe
Thus the fleet became the target of battery after battery, and had a continuous and extended gantlet to run before reaching safety.
"The Greater Republic" by Charles Morris
When they took me north to the Shawnee towns, I was made to run the gantlet.
"A Volunteer with Pike" by Robert Ames Bennet
John, I mean that we shall run the gantlet.
"The Guns of Europe" by Joseph A. Altsheler
Six cargoes ready to go out, and they'll all have to run the Yankee gantlet.
"The Noank's Log" by W. O. Stoddard
The idea of the gantlet was, I suspect, borrowed from the Indians.
"Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast" by Samuel Adams Drake
He had run his gantlet too often to heed the jeers and grimaces he met.
"The Incendiary" by W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
To-morrow at dawn your bonds will be cut, and you will be brought forth to run the gantlet.
"Yule Logs" by Various
In sheer perplexity he began drawing off his heavy gantlet gloves as though to prepare for action.
"The Rest Hollow Mystery" by Rebecca N. Porter
The Pac-12 softball season is a 24-game, eight-week gantlet of top-25 teams and powerhouse programs that begins in two days for Oregon.
When he takes the stage to conduct, he walks out rapidly, slightly hunched, his head thrust forward, as if moving through a gantlet and trying to protect himself from the needling arrows of thousands of watching eyes.
Oregon women's soccer team continues to run Pac-12 gantlet .
The importance of a close review of financial information from proposed purchasers of co-op apartments $("The Co-op Admissions Gantlet ," Feb 9$) is vastly overrated.
Kayak fishing can get you off the hook for gantlet.
SALT LAKE CITY — Chad Hoover can thank running the gantlet for whipping him into fishing shape.
John Harbaugh has guided the Baltimore Ravens to an impressive 3-1 start, winning three of four games during a grueling, 17-day gantlet that included two prime-time games within a five-day span.