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Example sentences from the Web for barrier island
You’ll pitch a tent on the sand of this barrier island amid herds of wild horses.
Peter Murphy, the commissioner of Glynn County’s district that includes these barrier islands, said up to 10,000 students have taken part in the Friday event.The World’s Largest Outdoor Cocktail Party has met a sobering reality: A pandemic|Emily Giambalvo|November 5, 2020|Washington Post
But Krauss said that from the moment he and the other scientists arrived on the island, they never saw anything untoward.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking|M.L. Nestel|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I was out, maybe in the Great Barrier Reef catching black marlin.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile|Robert Ward|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Let Jourdan Dunn be the first of many—not an island, or badge of self-congratulation.One Vogue Cover Doesn’t Solve Fashion’s Big Race Problem|Danielle Belton|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Guy Molinari, a former Staten Island borough president, pushed back against that view.Will Dirty Pol Vito Fossella Replace Dirty Pol Michael Grimm?|David Freedlander|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They were able to purchase weapons and plot attacks on the island without much interference.Of Cuban Spies, a Baby, and a Filmmaker: The Strange Tale of the Cuban Five|Nina Strochlic|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A lateen sail was visible in the direction of Cat Island, and others to the south seemed almost motionless in the far distance.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
A volcano broke out in the island of St. George, one of the Azores.
The Dutch fleet attacked Burnt island, in Scotland, but were repulsed.
In 1622 a monopoly of the importation of tobacco was granted to the Virginia and Somers Island, companies.
At last the report of several rifles from the island of trees gave us a clue to the mystery.
Scientific definitions for barrier island
Cultural definitions for barrier island
Any low sandy island that is parallel to the mainland and protects it from storms. (See Cape Hatteras.)