Definition of Sebastopol
1. Noun. A city in southern Ukraine on the Black Sea.
Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center
Group relationships: Crimea
Lexicographical Neighbors of Sebastopol
Literary usage of Sebastopol
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Sailor's Garland by John Masefield (1908)
"Sebastopol (CAPSTAN) THE Crimean war is over now, Sebastopol is taken ; The Crimean war is over now, Sebastopol is taken. So sing cheer, boys, cheer, ..."
2. The Invasion of the Crimea: Its Origin, and an Account of Its Progress Down by Alexander Kinglake (1877)
"Means were taken for perfecting the telegraphic communication between Sebastopol and the covering army. strength When Prince ..."
3. The Reconstruction of Europe: A Sketch of the Diplomatic and Military by Harold Murdock, John Fiske (1895)
"DESCRIPTION OF Sebastopol — ARRIVAL OF COLONEL DE ... THE conquest of Sebastopol was thoroughly popular in England and France outside of military circles. ..."
4. Russia: Travels and Studies by Annette M. B. Meakin (1906)
"... to Sebastopol—Steppes of South Russia—Steppes of the Crimea —Glorious ... of the Light Brigade — Port Arthur, not Sebastopol—View of Sebastopol from ..."
5. The California Earthquake of April 18, 1906: Report of the State Earthquake by Andrew Cowper Lawson, Harry Fielding Reid (1908)
"Only 4 monuments out of 35 to 40 of the class wrecked at Sebastopol and Santa Rosa were ... Four miles from Sebastopol is another landslide at Davis' ranch, ..."
6. Pictorial History of the Russian War 1854-5-6 by George Dodd (1856)
"If Sebastopol were fated to disappear as a stronghold and arsenal menacing to Turkey, it became necessary to raze the fortifications defending it. ..."