Origin of ravine
Related formsra·vine·y, adjective
Examples from the Web for ravine
Whose fault was it anyways that truck three got stuck in the ravine?A Man to Believe In: Eulogy for Marine Master Sergeant Aaron Torian|Elliot Ackerman|March 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The remains of her body were found in a ravine almost a year later.Washington, D.C., Law Seeks to Limit Late-Night Jail Releases|Chris Opfer|May 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The bones told a different story: she was executed along with five or six men in a ravine near Vlasenica.
Hasan says he's heard the ravine was used as a garbage dump by the locals for years; few remains have survived.
The ravine inhibits the engines from tearing away, and within seconds smoke appears.
She laid Joy down in a corner of the ravine the furthest removed from the fire; she could not have carried her another inch.Gypsy's Cousin Joy|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
He climbed on to a little hillock just beside the ravine in which the railway ran.The Duel|A. I. Kuprin
Before they reached them, however, they encountered the ravine through which the rivulet here ran.Under Wellington's Command|G. A. Henty
It was nearly the end of May now, and the trees in the ravine were thick with all their leaves.The Call of the Blood|Robert Smythe Hichens
The night breeze seemed to whisper this, as they rustled in the ravine below; strange voices muttered it in his ears.A Country Sweetheart|Dora Russell