Examples of dune in a Sentence
We wandered over the dunes.
Recent Examples of dune from the Web
In Assamaka, the migrants settle into a depression in the dunes behind the border post until the IOM can get enough buses to fetch them.
Then there’s Clifford Coffin’s painterly 1949 photograph for Vogue of four models sitting cross-legged on a sand dune, their bathing caps forming balloons of color against the sand, their torsos from the back like a row of ancient vases.
One of the proudest achievements of my past life as a car guy was the bougie East Hampton Star running an expose on a poor kid from Brooklyn (me) visiting eastern Long Island to jump a bright-orange pickup truck off a sand dune.
Stop taking sand from the beach to build a dune in front of your multi-million dollar oceanfront home!
Until the miners arrived, these dunes were a quasi-barren wasteland — good only for weekend adventurers zipping around on buggies.
Evanston aldermen agreed Monday to explore a proposal from a group of local residents who would pay for the removal of the Harley Clarke Manasion and restore the gardens and dunes around it for use as public open space.
Sand would come next, with the construction of reinforced dunes in another phase.
Scientists were surprised to find dunes given Pluto’s thin, weak atmosphere.
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Definition of dune for English Language Learners
: a hill of sand near an ocean or in a desert that is formed by the wind
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