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noun as in inlet, small niche

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In the quiet moments, when you find a beach or cove all your own, it still feels like a far-flung hinterland.

In any case, as aging comes for us all, so it comes, at an accelerated pace, for those who’ve arrived at this little cove just looking for a refreshing day near the water.

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One of the best, Devil’s Waterhole, is tucked away in a cove of Inks Lake State Park.

Experienced kayakers can enjoy a paddle in the cove, though swimming isn’t recommended due to strong currents.

This is all laid out around the crescent-shaped cove, a 630-acre reservoir carved from the limestone.

And I thought I should come back one day to do a giant walk over the Sydney Cove from the Opera House to the top of the bridge.

The Cove Deli on Main Street buzzed with the sound of a generator, and the lights were dim but the doors thrown open.

Louie Psihoyos' The Cove, on the other hand, feels entirely fresh, and is as dramatic and gripping as any live-action thriller.

Directed by Louie Psihoyos, a National Geographic photographer, The Cove is, on its face, eco-advocacy at its best.

But the most compelling documentary of the year is The Cove.

The mainland of the great northern cove and the eastern side of the Islands were thick with trees: oaks, buckeye, willows, madroo.

The hills that formed a cove of the great valley were bright with their houses and gardens, but very quiet.

That young cove right opposite to you is one of the best-known sneak-thieves in the city.

Going up the cove some distance, Henry Burns launched a rowboat and pulled rapidly across, landing some ways above the bluff.

What they saw was the yacht Eagle, not far from the bluff, under full mainsail, standing out of the cove.


On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cove, such as: anchorage, arm, bay, bayou, bight, and cave.

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