Thesaurus / pacific
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That his friend had withdrawn, was a pledge of his pacific wishes; and, with a lightened countenance, Louis rose from his knee.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The shrieking trade-winds and the dense white fogs were hibernating somewhere out in the Pacific.
It looked so calm and peaceful that he said, "I will call it 'Pacific,' for I have never seen the like before."
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
At this spot, according to our works on geography, the Atlantic Ocean changes its name and assumes that of the Pacific.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
That extraordinary but unfortunate man was the first European whose eyes rested on the broad Pacific.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
There was no Pacific Railroad at that time; and the journey across the plains was a long and a hard one.
It interposed between Atlantic and Pacific a barrier in places less than fifty miles wide.
The lake is confined on the Pacific side by a dam between the hills at Pedro Miguel, thirty-two miles away.
The voyage back across the Pacific would, in the latitude of Japan, be almost equally speedy and pleasant.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Probably the most interesting of them all is the great Robber-crab, which is found on certain islands of the Pacific.
WORDS RELATED TO PACIFIC
- toned down
- at rest
- buttoned up
- clammed up
- deathly quiet
- deathly still
- at ease
- at peace
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