Example sentences for: jetties

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

  • Inside the pool area the walls are ivy-clad and there is some sumptuous statuary, but even more interesting than the architecture of the baths is the bizarre sight of groups of men playing chess while immersed in warm water (their boards are supported on small jetties protruding into the pool).

  • Jetties leave from a point, Quatro Águas, a couple of kilometers (one mile) east of town.

  • Fishing is the main way people make a living here — between mangrove outcrops are many small shacks with boats tied up to rickety wooden jetties.

  • Rows of gulls perch on the ridges of the factory roofs that line the wooden quays and jetties, while a steady stream of fishing craft and whale-watch cruisers weigh and drop anchor.

  • Locals and visitors alike enjoy fishing from rocky shores and harbor jetties.


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