At [preposition]

Definition of At:

about; in the direction of

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Sentence/Example of At:

Tressan was monstrous ill-at-ease, and his face lost a good deal of its habitual plethora of colour.

A fellow rudely clad—a hybrid between man-at-arms and lackey—lounged on a musket to confront them in the gateway.

And the Seneschal, moved by that confident promise of evil, threw himself before the men-at-arms.

On the first day, a thousand English archers, supported by men-at-arms, attempted to draw the Scots.

Belhaven made his escape to his own country, and was there beyond the reach of the Serjeant-at-Arms.

Her mother had been carried off by a Burgundian man-at-arms, and none knew what had become of her.

At the foot of the table the Norman men-at-arms were splashing their liquor, and roaring broad jests at the Greek serving-maids.

It was made imperative that a serjeant-at-law or a king's counsel should sit to assist in the judgment.

Men-at-arms rushed away; but in neither the multitude nor the city found they Zeyneb.

The heedless chatter of the ladies, the braying laughs of the men-at-arms, were a little chilled.