Example sentences for: antilles

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

  • In the rest of The Bounty , Walcott relinquishes such allusive density for the simple, history-erasing realities of life in the Antilles islands: the mango trees that "serenely rust when they are in flower," the firefly that "keeps striking matches."

  • Boom turned to bust, however, with cheaper sugar production from Brazil and the Antilles, and the industry died.

  • Guilder is used in Netherlands Antilles and Suriname.

  • The northwest of Puerto Rico is the surfing capital of the Antilles, with great waves rising offshore.

  • marcgraviospsis species for boils and a leaf poultice of Monstera subpinnata for leg pain, as a vesicant and to cauterize wounds [ 15 103 ] . Monstera species accumulate derivatives of caffeic acid [ 102 ] . Monstera pertusa stem fragments were carried in the Antilles as a charm to ward off poisonous snakes, and is applied with cotton to snakebite wounds [ 103 ] .

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