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synonyms for skerry

  • atoll
  • beach
  • coral reef
  • shoal
  • bank
  • bar
  • cay
  • ridge
  • rock
  • rock barrier
  • sand bar
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How to use skerry in a sentence

Skerry Hill was the absurdly-named trading store of a man named Minton, and at present it was in a state of siege.
FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
But he was so much more sharp-sighted than they, that he was able to discern men upon the skerry. '
GREAT MEN AND FAMOUS WOMEN. VOL. 5 OF 8VARIOUS
There was only one spot where even in moderate weather a landing could be without difficulty effected on Ossa Skerry.
RONALD MORTON, OR THE FIRE SHIPSW.H.G. KINGSTON
At last they got sufficiently to the westward to look along the outer side of Ossa Skerry.
RONALD MORTON, OR THE FIRE SHIPSW.H.G. KINGSTON
I've boiled 'undreds of 'em—Skerry blues, magnums, queen of them all, Cheshires—none of 'em takes more than half an hour.
DIMBIE AND I--AND AMELIAMABEL BARNES-GRUNDY
Whatever was pinkish of it was now hidden by a skerry of weedy boulders.
THE PLATTNER STORY AND OTHERSH. G. WELLS
F's said to have come from Norway, and also from "Shool Skerry," 2-4.
THE TESTIMONY OF TRADITIONDAVID MACRITCHIE
So, they had considered it, and found that to tarry on the skerry longer was impossible.
ON THE SEABOARDAUGUST STRINDBERG
He turned and stood on another tack to sail round the skerry.
ON THE SEABOARDAUGUST STRINDBERG
And you would be an Ansgarius and introduce Christianity on the skerry?
ON THE SEABOARDAUGUST STRINDBERG
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SKERRY

  • atoll
  • bank
  • bar
  • beach
  • cay
  • coral reef
  • ridge
  • rock
  • rock barrier
  • sand bar
  • shoal
  • skerry
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.