Lower Lakes

[ loh-er ]

plural noun
  1. (sometimes lowercase)Chiefly Canadian. Lakes Erie and Ontario, the southernmost Great Lakes.

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How to use Lower Lakes in a sentence

  • We did actually see a shark half ashore upon a sandbank in one of the Lower Lakes near Suez.

  • These beautiful game birds are usually habitants of the Lower Lakes and marshes, not rippling mountain streams.

    The Strength of the Pines | Edison Marshall
  • After the delay of a week, I found a vessel returning to the Lower Lakes, and in her I set sail for Quebec.

    Peter the Whaler | W.H.G. Kingston
  • They had made no attempt to reach the Lower Lakes on account of bad weather and roads and the shortage of provisions.

    The Spirit Lake Massacre | Thomas Teakle
  • Sometimes the waterway bearing the outlet of Lake Superior to the Lower Lakes was very wide and imposing.

British Dictionary definitions for Lower Lakes

Lower Lakes

pl n
  1. mainly Canadian Lakes Erie and Ontario

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