Words nearby escarpment
How to use escarpment in a sentence
It strides across 5,000 mostly forested acres on the eastern escarpment of the plateau.Plug-in cars are the future. The grid isn’t ready.|Will Englund|October 16, 2021|Washington Post
The views from the edge of the escarpment are stunning—you can see across the Hudson Valley on a clear day.
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