Sentence Examples


  • Over shallows even the water of the tropical oceans is always green.
  • Deidre awoke and looked at her then at her ankles.  Katie was caught by the other woman's eyes.  They were large and turquoise, like the shallows surrounding the Caribbean Sanctuary.
  • The chain of the Frisian Islands marks the outer fringe of the former continental coast-line, and is separated from the mainland by shallows, known as Wadden or Watten, answering to the maria vadosa of the Romans.
  • Similarly the obstructions offered to water communication by interruption through land or shallows are overcome by cutting canals or dredging out channels.
  • It is lowest in November, and rocks, shallows, and the remains of old dams then render it almost unnavigable.