Promontory in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Promontory

a high point of rock or land that juts into a source of water

Examples of Promontory in a sentence

If we take one more step off the mountain’s promontory, we will fall into the ocean.  🔊

We could not fall off the rocky promontory and into the waterfall because of the guardrail.  🔊

Every year, religious pilgrims flock to the island’s limestone promontory and pray to the god of the sea.  🔊

The heartbroken young man threatened to jump off the promontory and into the icy lake.  🔊

Because the mountain is eroding and making the promontory unstable, people can no longer take pictures of the ocean from the ledge.  🔊

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