The intention was to force the bashaw to make a treaty which should insure safety for our ships.
When she reached Tripoli, the anger of the bashaw was unappeasable.
I am going to write to Philip this minute, to tell him he has played three-tailed bashaw rather too long.
At the entrance he encountered the bashaw, who had discovered his loss.
Yonder struts a great bashaw that will sometime be laid low!
The army of the bashaw was cut to pieces and he himself captured.
At length he concluded that he would teach the bashaw of Tripoli a lesson.
The visir is a counsellor; the bashaw a sort of chief, or lieutenant.
The Philadelphia lay within half gun-shot of the bashaw's castle, and was guarded by several cruisers and gun-boats.
At the extreme end of these rooms the bashaw stood waiting for us.