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Synonyms for cove

Synonyms for cove

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

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a small inlet

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small or narrow cave in the side of a cliff or mountain

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Billy, emerging from the thicket, only in shoes and in pants rolled to the knees, put an end to the conversation; and Saxon watched the two men, physically so dissimilar, climb the rocks and start out the south side of the cove. At first her eyes followed them lazily, but soon she grew interested and worried.
Saxon could not keep down her anxiety, and climbed out on the north side of the cove, which was less rugged and far less difficult to travel.
Near the end, Hall and Billy went out of sight over the south side of the backbone, and when Saxon saw them again they were rounding the extreme point of rock and coming back on the cove side.
"And some time, when we get together in San Francisco, I'll lead you up against Bierce--the one this cove is named after.
Next Sunday the Tribe of Abalone Eaters will descend upon you here in Bierce's Cove, and you will be able to see the rites, the writers and writeresses, down even to the Iron Man with the basilisk eyes, vulgarly known as the King of the Sacerdotal Lizards."
After having been detained six days in Wigwam Cove by very bad weather, we put to sea on the 30th of December.
At length the negro shot his skiff into a little cove, darkly embowered by trees, and made it fast to the well-known iron ring.
Some supposed him a smuggler stationed at that place to assist his comrades in landing their goods among the rocky coves of the island.
Such a rule of the two diameters not only guides us toward the sun in the system and the heart in man, but draws lines through the length and breadth of the aggregate of a man's particular daily behaviors and waves of life into his coves and inlets, and where they intersect will be the height or depth of his character.
Cove's new signing Jamie Lennox made his presence felt early on with a mazy run and shot which just cleared the crossbar.
PTTEP's GBP2.40 (USD3.90/EUR3.00) per share takeover offer for Cove was declared fully unconditional on 17 August and the compulsory bid for the remaining stock started on 23 August.
The offer, valuing Cove at some GBP1.12bn in total, was agreed in April and trumped by Thai oil and gas explorer PTT Exploration and Production Pcl (PINK:PEXNY), or PTTEP, which proposed in late May to buy Cove at GBP2.40 per share.
All reservations taken during this special offer are for The Cove's first-class spacious suites which include a fully-equipped modern kitchen, fireplace, and whirl pool tub.
The 27-year-old, pictured, initially joined Cove from Formartine in 2014 and won numerous Highland honours.
Cove boss Paul Hartley said: "It's a marvellous opportunity for Matty to make a name for himself."