a town in SW England, in Devon, at the mouth of the River Exe: tourism, fishing. Pop: 32 972 (2001)
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How to use Exmouth in a sentence
The three-and-twentieth of July we came to anchor before Exmouth.
Where there is an old Exmouth Magnolia that can spare some small branches, nothing makes a nobler room-ornament.Wood and Garden | Gertrude Jekyll
I met the husband and wife and two lovely children, one summer, at Exmouth.Recollections of a Policeman | William Russell (aka Thomas Waters)
The inlet was named Exmouth Gulf, in compliment to the noble and gallant Viscount.Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia | Phillip Parker King
In this way, though without using the word tactical, Exmouth treated the problem before him.Types of Naval Officers | A. T. Mahan