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
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.