Example sentences for: outcrops

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

  • The rocky outcrops and sometimes towering waves on the east contrast with calm waters and sandy flats on the west.

  • On a clear day you can see from the bay of Portimão to the Sagres peninsula, and pick out the rocky outcrops of the Lagos beaches.

  • The waters sweep over dozens of pretty beaches, and rocky outcrops provide ideal areas for snorkeling.

  • The eastern coastlines of the islands break the long tidal fetch that travels across the Atlantic; on the sheltered western coastline, coral outcrops have produced vast shallow sand banks that reflect waters of myriad translucent blues and greens.

  • 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.

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