Example sentences for: outpost

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

  • The settlement of Pirates Well harks back to the days when it was a safe outpost for ruthless gangs, but today’s population makes a living from fishing and farming.

  • •Formentera, Ibiza’s diminutive neighbour just one hour’s ferry-boat ride (or 25 minutes by hydrofoil) to the south, is an island apart — in some ways more like a desert island than a satellite or outpost of Ibiza.

  • (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.)

  • An important Roman outpost with an excavated amphitheater as proof, Spoleto also boasts a sober Romanesque cathedral with 17th-century additions, decorated with damaged but still graceful Fra Filippo Lippi frescoes (1469).

  • This campaign dislodged Western aid workers, several thousand U.S. troops stationed there, and a CIA outpost . It also provided an opportunity for Saddam's intelligence groups to infiltrate Kurdish ranks.


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