Sentence Examples


  • We shall put you ashore on the first island that we see.
  • Long were driven ashore at Whitstable.
  • Although subsisting to a considerable extent on aquatic plants, these rodents frequently come ashore to feed, especially in the evening.
  • In 1747 he ran his ship the "Maidstone" (so) ashore near Belleisle while chasing a French vessel, but was honourably acquitted by a court martial, and reappointed to another command.
  • Attracted by his gifts, pirates from the North Sea kidnap the boy, but terrified by the storms which subsequently beset them, put him ashore on the coast of Cornwall, whence he finds his way to the court of his uncle King Mark.