Idiom of the Day
nose into (something)
to move into something, to go front end first
We stopped our car and nosed into the parking space.
Major Wars Of 20th Century
Years 1920 1921 Battle deaths 6,700 The Green armies, Green Army were armed peasant groups which fought against all governments in the Russian Civil War. They fought to protect their communities from requisitions or reprisals by either side. At times associated with the Socialist Revolutionary Party, by far the largest grouping of the Russian Constituent Assembly, the Green Armies had at least tacit support throughout much of Russia. However, the Green Armiesprimary base, the peasantry, were largely reluctant to wage an active campaign during the Russian Civil War.