Examples from the Web for breakwater
Slowly the gallant ship come round the breakwater to her moorings.New Zealanders at Gallipoli|Major Fred Waite
This breakwater is to be about two miles long, and ten feet thick at the top, increasing in thickness toward the bottom.
Joe Doane sat out on the breakwater and laughed at the joke on Joe Cadara.The Best Short Stories of 1919|Various
But—but—I'm afraid I meant all the time to go on the breakwater if I found a chance.Mamie's Watchword|Joanna H. (Joanna Hooe) Mathews
And then the Aleutian and Kuril Islands make a sort of breakwater to head off big bergs.The Boy With the U. S. Life-Savers|Francis Rolt-Wheeler