The agents in charge were under immense pressure to make headway in the case.
Dozens of ground offensives failed to make headway, as German snipers cut down Allied assaults.
And particularly when passiveness can enable challengers to the leadership of political Islam to make headway.
Only then will he be able to make headway in implementing the necessary long-term solutions.
The theorists of "modern gardens" endeavored to make headway against the excesses of the irregular type.
He threw it over, and met the boat with the helm when she began to make headway.
Vigorous and careful handling were necessary, however, to make headway in the roughening water.
It was satisfactory to find that we did make headway, though slowly.
He said to Jerran, "If we can make headway against that current, land up-stream on the other side, we may have a chance."
We could make headway only by keeping very close to the bank.