“A stout officer in the uniform of a uhlan colonel,” laughed Thad.
It was the exclamation of the uhlan who had stopped them in the afternoon.
He was sure that they were made by a horse, and he believed that a uhlan was riding near.
He felt sure that he could have outridden the uhlan in the end.
We have settled more than one uhlan dog on that curve there by the oak-tree.
The uhlan is my comrade and friend; he may be more than that some day.
They could make a dash for it, and a uhlan might or might not see them.
In the middle of the reading, the uhlan interrupted Denisov.
A few hours before their arrival at Mesnil-sur-Bulles a uhlan patrol had already made a reconnoissance in this commune.
This was considered a joke—what a uhlan in temper is like may be surmised.