verb (used with object), in·let, in·let·ting.
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Example sentences from the Web for inlet
From there, paddle out southward to the Turnagain Arm bore tide, an up to ten-foot wave that usually occurs twice daily, when the incoming ocean tide meets the outgoing water from the inlet.
Expect to spin up to 55 miles a day, cruising along rugged inlets, past award-winning vineyards, and into soaring alps.
I tested this kayak in the back of a new inlet cut by Hurricane Sandy through a barrier beach on Long Island’s South Shore.
Fraser River, False Creek, Burrard Inlet—all those regions around there are somewhat semi-enclosed.
In an inlet north of Pensacola Beach, his crew sighted more tar balls.
Four miles to the north of Smoky Cape is an inlet having a bar harbour, on which there is but eight feet water.
The western side of the inlet is occupied by a bank of clay, that dries at low water.
The harbour, formed by the estuary of the river and Yellow Mill Pond, an inlet, is excellent.
It, too, lay in a narrow valley between rugged mountains at the head of a deep inlet.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson
On the 7th, off New River Inlet, we discovered a small sail standing to the northward.
British Dictionary definitions for inlet
- a passage, valve, or part through which a substance, esp a fluid, enters a device or machine
- (as modifier)an inlet valve