Example sentences for: outcrop

How can you use “outcrop” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It takes no great imagination to see the resemblance of this outcrop to an elephant drinking in the river; the space between the trunk and the body has been hollowed through.

  • Perched on an outcrop overlooking Spain, the easygoing town is the highest in Portugal (at 862 m/2,800 ft).

  • Québec is said to be derived from an Algonquin word meaning “where the river narrows,” and this becomes most apparent when you see the city’s great outcrop of rock, jutting out over the St. Lawrence.

  • A plaque on the water’s edge at the Binks (a natural jetty formed by a rocky outcrop) marks her landing site.

  • Monkeys wait by the roadside for handouts as you approach Gunung Pensong, a temple located on top of a rocky outcrop 6 km (4 miles) south of the capital city, Mataram.


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