An independent city of southeast Virginia south of Norfolk. Originally the southern portion of Norfolk County, its vast area includes residential communities, farmland, and a section of the Dismal Swamp.
City in SE Va., at the base of Chesapeake Bay.
(historical) Any member of a Native American tribe that once inhabited the area now known as South Hampton Roads in Virginia, United States.
Chesapeake Sentence Examples
The Delaware & Chesapeake Canal (132 m.
I know you don't go for a midnight swim on a dark beach by yourself, especially in the Chesapeake Bay.
Leo thought to himself that with one more drink he'd try to swim across the Chesapeake.
By the time the man had finished, his night vision was better and he could make out the tiny necklace of lights in the distance, the Chesapeake Bridge-Tunnel that ran 17 miles to the Eastern shore.
Detective Hunter advised the Sentinel by phone that tidal conditions on the Chesapeake might make retrieving a body difficult.