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Words nearby escarpment
Example sentences from the Web for escarpment
It is known as the Goro Escarpment, and at its eastern end it forms the boundary between the protectorate and Abyssinia.
The curved escarpment of the Little Douvre sloped away out of sight beneath him.
Pushing his way through the drifting foliage, Dalgard swam ahead to the foot of the rocky escarpment.Star Born|Andre Norton
The cave being almost everywhere open to the sky, the smoke issued freely, blackening the curved escarpment.
Silently he went on climbing the escarpment, digging into the rough rock.The Judas Valley|Gerald Vance
British Dictionary definitions for escarpment
- the long continuous steep face of a ridge or plateau formed by erosion; scarp
- any steep slope, such as one resulting from faulting