Sentence Examples


  • The pouch-shaped, landlocked bay is spacious and easy of access.
  • Although Manila Bay is nearly landlocked, it is so large that in times of strong winds it becomes nearly as turbulent as the open sea, and it was formerly so shallow that vessels drawing more than 16 ft.
  • It has a large number of landlocked nations without ports to access the international markets, both for imports and exports.
  • Long was begun in 1898 and the bar has been deepened, and further improvements of the inner harbour at Wilmington (which is nearly landlocked by a long narrow island lying nearly east and west across its mouth) were begun in 1907.
  • The coast of Brazil is indented with a number of almost landlocked bays, forming spacious and accessible harbours.