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Ramsgate

[ramz-geyt; British ramz-git]
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noun
  1. a seaport in NE Kent, in SE England: resort.
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Examples from the Web for ramsgate

Historical Examples

  • Coleridge passed some weeks at Ramsgate in the late autumn of 1824.

    The Complete Poetical Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge

    Samuel Taylor Coleridge

  • He had some business to do further on at Ramsgate, and would pick them up as he returned.

  • Ramsgate—a village on the shore of D'Entrecasteaux's channel, in Kent.

  • Some said, 'The Ramsgate lifeboat has been here and taken the man off.'

    Heroes of the Goodwin Sands

    Thomas Stanley Treanor

  • The first lifeboat placed in Ramsgate was called the Northumberland.

    Heroes of the Goodwin Sands

    Thomas Stanley Treanor


British Dictionary definitions for ramsgate

Ramsgate

noun
  1. a port and resort in SE England, in E Kent on the North Sea coast. Pop: 37 967 (2001)
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