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Sample sentences for the GRE study word stockade

stockade can be used as a verb
stockade can be used as a noun

1.Forty paces farther we came to the edge of the wood and saw the stockade in front of us. - from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
2.I had nothing nearer my fancy than to get home to the stockade and boast of my achievements. - from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
3.The gigs had leaned to their right, but Hunter and I pulled straight in, in the direction of the stockade upon the chart. - from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
4.Livesey was by this time across the stockade and pretty near the cook, and I could hear the alteration in his voice as he said, "Not Jim. - from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
5.Several bullets struck the log-house, but not one entered and as the smoke cleared away and vanished, the stockade and the woods around it looked as quiet and empty as before. - from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
6.The white men have in the meantime made a rude stockade on the summit of yonder undulating ground, at the foot of which a stream runs, for it is destruction to be too far from water. - from Peter Pan by James M. Barrie
7.The slopes of the knoll and all the inside of the stockade had been cleared of timber to build the house, and we could see by the stumps what a fine and lofty grove had been destroyed. - from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
8.Then Little Toomai would climb up to the top of one of the quivering stockade posts, his sun-bleached brown hair flying loose all over his shoulders, and he looking like a goblin in the torch-light. - from The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
9.The squire and Gray were busy helping the captain with his bandages, the coast was clear, I made a bolt for it over the stockade and into the thickest of the trees, and before my absence was observed I was out of cry of my companions. - from Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

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