Examples of creek in a Sentence
The children waded in the creek.
The coast is dotted with tiny creeks.
Recent Examples of creek from the Web
Police are investigating the death of a 27-year-old man whose body was found in a creek near Ford Heights on Tuesday.
Photo essays of sprawling lots of abandoned bikes in China, or bikes hanging from trees or sunk in creeks in Washington, DC or Dallas, are popular online clickbait.
Woods had just dropped his tee shot into Rae’s creek.
Two teenagers looking for minnows to use as bait found Rose’s body face down in a creek.
Hannah had found herself in a dirty creek in a residential area in Wheaton, Maryland, a mile and a half from her school.
In 2015, the company settled a case in Missouri for chemical releases that killed more than 100,000 fish in a Missouri creek.
Two days after Harvey hit, some 457 million gallons of stormwater mixed with untreated wastewater, including oil and grease, surged into an adjacent creek.
McDonald said the mottled sculpin, a species of fish that grows no more than 2.5 to 3.5 inches in length and lives in only clean, cold water habitats, are found in the creek.
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: a small stream
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