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noun as in lake

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People like me believe it's like the Loch Ness monster: widely spoken about, but nobody has seen it for years.

Before he started singing, he was the guitarist for the band Loch Ness.

But his horse, Devon Loch, fell down short of the finish line.

In “Inverness,” a botanist finds something like faith through an encounter with an obsessed Loch Ness Monster hunter.

Further south the coasts close in abruptly, and the straits are like a long Highland loch.

This little manœuvre of his would be repeated many times, till a long clear whistle was heard from the road by the loch.

In the north-west of Scotland there is a very pretty loch which runs far up into the land.

It was a long row to the head of the loch, and a long walk to reach the cottage where Sandy Johnston lay dying.

Thirty guineas on the seaside, or sixty if ye set me on the Linnhe Loch.


On this page you'll find 57 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to loch, such as: anchorage, arm, basin, bayou, bight, and cove.

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