Example sentences for: outskirts

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

  • The Viet Cong were driven away from the outskirts of Saigon and isolated in pockets.

  • Citizens of the capital of St. John’s are “townees,” those on the outskirts “bay-men,” and the towns beyond are known as “outports.”

  • On the outskirts of town, Fort George, the British garrison on the Niagara frontier during the 1812 War, destroyed by the Americans, was restored in the 1940s.

  • Attractive beaches are on the outskirts of town, so it is not a classic resort in the mold of Praia da Rocha.

  • Attractive beaches are just on the outskirts of town, so it is not a classic resort in the mold of Praia da Rocha.


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