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Synonyms for bay

Synonyms for bay

a body of water partly enclosed by land but having a wide outlet to the sea

a long, mournful cry

to utter or emit a long, mournful, plaintive sound

Synonyms for bay

an indentation of a shoreline larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf

the sound of a hound on the scent

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small Mediterranean evergreen tree with small blackish berries and glossy aromatic leaves used for flavoring in cooking

a compartment on a ship between decks

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a compartment in an aircraft used for some specific purpose

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a small recess opening off a larger room

a horse of a moderate reddish-brown color

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utter in deep prolonged tones

bark with prolonged noises, of dogs

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(used of animals especially a horse) of a moderate reddish-brown color

References in classic literature ?
The ship taken, we could not do otherwise than yield ourselves prisoners, and for the whole period that she remained in the bay, the Dolly, as well as her crew, were completely in the hands of the mermaids.
In a rough sea she would have inevitably swamped; but the wind, when it did blow, was off the land, and scarcely a ripple disturbed the surface of the bay.
The main-sheet tautened with a brisk rattling of the blocks, the boom uplifted, the sail bellied out, and the Reindeer heeled over--over, and over, till the lee-rail went under, the cabin windows went under, and the bay began to pour in over the cockpit rail.
The small ray of Frome's lantern was soon lost in this smothering medium, in which even his sense of direction, and the bay's homing instinct, finally ceased to serve us.
“Look you, Mistress Pitty—Patty Prettybones, mayhap I’m some such matter as a bear, as they will find who come to grapple with me; but dam’me if I’m a monkey— a thing that chatters without knowing a word of what it says—a parrot; that will hold a dialogue, for what an honest man knows, in a dozen languages; mayhap in the Bay of State lingo; mayhap in Greek or High Dutch.
What was there here in Plymouth Bay to prevent an enemy landing in force and marching where they wished?
"Doctor!" they cried, "the pirates have come into the bay; and they've all got on to your ship.
This prompted the Manila Bay Inter-Agency Task Force to put up steel fences and issue a public warning that the water of Manila Bay are not fit for bathing or swimming.
Cimatu said that Manila Bay remains unsafe for bathing due to high levels of "fecal coliform bacteria" in the water, and the bay remains a "no-swimming zone." Fecal coliform level in Manila Bay, prior to the launching of the rehabilitation program, was recorded at 330 mpn per 10 milliliters.
By autumn, the bay tree had grown well over a foot with multiple branches.
The coastal waters of Daram Island in Western Samar are also now positive for the red tide toxin less than a week after the Carigara Bay in Leyte also tested positive of the harmful algae.
In all, 13,468 acres of seagrass now grow in Sarasota Bay, Palma Sola Bay, Little Sarasota Bay and Blackburn Bay (an area the size [R]'f Bermuda).
The Pirate Bay was raided by the Swedish police and one of the largest file-sharing websites went offline.
A good turnout for the Bay helped them finish second on the day in Division Two of the senior men's standings.
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