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breach
used in The Two Towers

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Definition
break — as in break an understanding or a break (gap) in a wall
  • ...the breach in it is wide.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (28% in)
breach = gap (in the wall)
  • 'At the breach our rearguard must stand, if we are pressed,' said Eomer.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (28% in)
  • There was neither star nor moon when the Riders came to the breach in the Dike, where the stream from above passed out, and the road beside it ran down from the Hornburg.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (28% in)
  • The host passed through the breach and halted on the sloping sward above.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (29% in)
  • Flaming brands appeared over the brink and clustered thickly at the breach.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (40% in)
  • Hundreds and hundreds more were pouring over the Dike and through the breach.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (42% in)
  • The enemy before them seemed to have grown rather than diminished, still more were pressing up from the valley through the breach.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (57% in)
  • _' he shouted, as he leaped down into the breach; but even as he did so a hundred ladders were raised against the battlements.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (71% in)
  • Down through the breach of the Dike charged the king's company.
    3.7 — Book 3 Chapter 7 — Helm's Deep (99% in)
  • The great arch still stood, but it opened now upon a roofless chasm: the tunnel was laid bare, and through the cliff-like walls on either side great rents and breaches had been torn; their towers were beaten into dust.
    3.8 — Book 3 Chapter 8 — The Road to Isengard (81% in)

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