- Their enemies were routed and did not return.2.4 — Book 2 Chapter 4 — A Journey in the Dark (19% in)
- The last battle, before this story opens, and indeed the only one that had ever been fought within the borders of the Shire, was beyond living memory: the Battle of Greenfields, S.R. 1147, in which Bandobras Took routed an invasion of Orcs.Prologue (31% in)
- I'll rout out Bob and send him round as soon as may be.'1.11 — Book 1 Chapter 11 — A Knife in the Dark (13% in)
There are no more uses of "rout" in The Fellowship of the Ring.
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