Thesaurus / narrows

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The next day three heavy battleships steamed sluggishly through the Narrows and came to anchor in the bay.

The HarborErnest Poole

As we shot through the Iberian narrows on our frantic voyage hither, my entire store was blown out of my hands and away to sea.

HypolympiaEdmund Gosse

Orillia, just within the narrows, appears to have been a site more suited to the needs or tastes of the public.

Toronto of OldHenry Scadding

We waited till it was dark and then marched down the lake to the First Narrows, which we reached about two in the morning.

Ben ComeeM. J. (Michael Joseph) Canavan

There are many islands, especially in the so-called “Narrows,” thus greatly enhancing the scenic effect.

GeologyWilliam J. Miller

If you want some help we'll make fast to you and tow you down the narrows.

No MossHarry Castlemon

At this time the wind was strong, and they were able to lay their course close hauled through the Narrows.

This narrows at the west end to 20 feet, and at one point the outer air flows in through a small opening in the roof.

It narrows to the north and the altitude declines in the same direction.

Ah, here the pressure lessens; we shall soon be above the narrows, and if the tide only serves—Good Heaven!

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