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synonyms for firth

  • basin
  • estuary
  • fjord
  • bay
  • bayou
  • bight
  • canal
  • channel
  • cove
  • creek
  • delta
  • entrance
  • gulf
  • harbor
  • ingress
  • loch
  • narrows
  • passage
  • slew
  • slough
  • sound
  • strait
  • box
  • entrance
  • door
  • cavity
  • rim
  • gate
  • orifice
  • funnel
  • clam
  • inlet
  • estuary
  • kisser
  • yap
  • gob
  • crevice
  • harbor
  • mush
  • portal
  • trap
  • beak
  • aperture
  • jaws
  • chops
  • delta
  • lips
  • gills
  • embouchement
  • fly trap
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How to use firth in a sentence

It was in the month of January, and the wind, which was blowing hard across the Firth, roared round the tower.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
They continued their course until they came to a place where a firth penetrated far into the country.
THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 5HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
The broad Firth was ever ebbing and flowing with the restless sea, and the burns bickering down the glens.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
From its crested ridge and flanking hills the city trailed a dusky banner of smoke out over the fishing fleet in the Firth.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
Naething would satisfy me, man, but to get behind you and kick you over the Firth into the Kingdom of Fife.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
A boat's crew recently left Newhaven pier for the oyster dredging in the Firth of Forth.
THE MYSTERIES OF ALL NATIONSJAMES GRANT
From this great height, both expanses of the Firth, with their bounding shores, lie spread below like a map.
THE RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN: RIVERS OF THE EAST COASTVARIOUS
In the firth leading to Liverpool, we count no less than twenty-one, of which twelve are total.
CHAMBERS'S EDINBURGH JOURNAL, NO. 445VARIOUS
By fell or firth if thou have to travel, provide thee well with food.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
Sigmund bore him a long way in his arms, and came to a long and narrow firth, where there was a little vessel and one man in it.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
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WORDS RELATED TO FIRTH

  • branch
  • brook
  • channel
  • creek
  • estuary
  • firth
  • fjord
  • inlet
  • rivulet
  • sound
  • strait
  • stream
  • subdivision
  • tributary
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