Definition of 'phalanx'
Example sentences containing 'phalanx'
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He quickly brought the show to an end and hurriedly left the stage, surrounded by a phalanx of burly bodyguards.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
By the time the bombers arrived over their targets, their formations were still intact but the phalanx protecting them had dwindled alarmingly.FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)
She has survived a murder attempt, learnt how to fire a pistol and rarely moves without a phalanx of bodyguards and an armoured car.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
As she reached the bottom of the steps, surrounded by a phalanx of photographers, tears spilt from her eyes and she almost stumbled.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
So the other day I left to go to my garage at 9am and there was a whole phalanx of photographers camped out.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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