Usage examples for howitzer

  1. Just then the howitzer spoke again, and another shrapnel flew wide of the schooner and burst among the sand dunes. – Marcy The Blockade Runner by Harry Castlemon
  2. Perceiving this, the British, led by General Sheaffe in person, attacked the American flank with a six- pounder and howitzer – The Niagara River by Archer Butler Hulbert