Examples of geyser in a Sentence
The water from the geyser rises as high as 75 feet.
geysers rising as high as 75 feet
The water shot into the sky in an enormous geyser.
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The voyages offer travelers an easy way to get to some of Iceland's most remote areas and see the full range of its famously striking landscapes, from geothermal fields of geysers and fumaroles to mountains, glaciers, volcanoes and waterfalls.
For one, a lot of our Solar System's most interesting geology happens on its moons, which have geysers, atmospheres, and volcanoes, plus oceans that provide a possible habitat for life.
Director and choreographer Peggy Taphorn has performed in and captained dance companies for Broadway shows, and she's tapped a geyser of inspiration here.
Silver shimmering stars pulsating in a geysermist of lavender, red and greens--silver crackling.
Silver shimmering stars pulsating in a geyser mist of lavender, red and greens--silver crackling.
Where to Stay: The Old Faithful Inn is the world’s largest log structure and is a convenient home base for an adventure to Yellowstone (and some rooms have stellar views of the hotel’s namesake geyser).
The area is north of the famous Old Faithful geyser, CBS afiliate KGWN reports.
Fireworks rocketed over the SunTrust Park scoreboard and a fountain shot like a geyser as the pitcher's night unraveled in a 14-1 loss to the Braves.
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Did You Know?
A hot spring that discharges intermittent jets of steam and water is called a geyser. Geysers are generally associated with recent volcanic activity. They are produced by the heating of underground waters that have come into contact with, or are very close to, magma. Geyser discharges as high as 1,600 ft (500 m) have been recorded, but 160 ft (50 m) is much more common. Occasionally, a geyser will adopt an extremely regular and predictable pattern of intermittent activity and discharge for a few minutes every hour or so (for example, Old Faithful in Yellowstone National Park).
GEYSER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of geyser for English Language Learners
: a hole in the ground that shoots out hot water and steam; also : the column of water and steam that comes from a geyser
: a device for heating water in a bathroom or kitchen
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