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synonyms for promontory

  • bluff
  • jetty
  • cape
  • foreland
  • peninsula
  • point
  • ridge
  • cheronese
  • jutty
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How to use promontory in a sentence

As well as if a promontory were,as well as any manner of thy friends or of thine own were.
NO SPECIES IS AN ISLAND - ISSUE 105: WHALE SONGSROGER PAYNESEPTEMBER 8, 2021NAUTILUS
One of the woods of this forest, advancing far into the inundated valley, formed a sort of promontory above the sheet of water.
THE SEVEN CARDINAL SINS: ENVY AND INDOLENCEEUGNE SUE
"That sandy promontory on the extremity of which stands Fortress Monroe," he answered.
ELSIE'S VACATION AND AFTER EVENTSMARTHA FINLEY
The promontory Trogilium itself may be considered as a foot of the mountain Mycale.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
On the coast of the continent opposite to the Myndian territory is Astypalæa a promontory, and Zephyrium.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
Above Soli in the interior is Limenia a city, then follows the promontory of Crommyon.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
The name of the promontory is Olympus, and upon it is a temple of Venus Acræa, not to be approached nor seen by women.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
As you know, this headland that we're on is called the Trwyn, and 'trwyn' simply means a nose or a promontory.
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Leaving the promontory of the Bû de la Rue behind, the Cashmere glided on upon the waters.
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
It appears to have been broken from a high promontory of gray sandstone overhanging the river on the north side.
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WORDS RELATED TO PROMONTORY

  • bank
  • cliff
  • crag
  • escarpment
  • headland
  • hill
  • mountain
  • peak
  • promontory
  • ridge
  • rock
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