Sentence Examples


  • The Leptolinae are chiefly forms belonging to the inshore fauna.
  • It is a quiet noon-scene among the isles of the Pacific; a French whaler anchored, inshore, in a calm, and lazily taking water on board; the loosened sails of the ship, and the long leaves of the palms in the background, both drooping together in the breezeless air.
  • With a fair, fresh wind, the Pequod was now drawing nigh to these straits; Ahab purposing to pass through them into the Javan sea, and thence, cruising northwards, over waters known to be frequented here and there by the Sperm Whale, sweep inshore by the Philippine Islands, and gain the far coast of Japan, in time for the great whaling season there.
  • There is water of some depth close inshore, the great wave may roll in
  • Most chandlers will sell a small inshore first aid kit, which is the minimum you should have.

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