Example sentences for: outpost

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

  • The war left Portugal further weakened, and in 1822 its major empire outpost, Brazil, declared independence.

  • Chajul is one outpost in the far-flung network maintained by the Summer Institute of Linguistics, an evangelical group whose aim is to translate the Bible into all the languages in which its words have yet to be written.

  • It is like the Algarve’s outpost, which is precisely why it has so many admirers.

  • (The airport houses an outpost of the it's-cool-to-be-Chinese Shanghai Tang department store with its trademark teddy bears--which are far cuter than any Disney character that I've come across while eating themed fast food.)

  • Earlier this summer, an out-of-town friend and I were taking in the Ballard Seafood Festival, an annual celebration of music, troll dolls, and pickled herring in the Seattle neighborhood that serves as Scandinavia's unofficial outpost.

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