Examples of ocean in a Sentence
We've sailed across hundreds of miles of ocean.
the Pacific and Indian oceans
Recent Examples of ocean from the Web
That heat is shrinking the ice sheets at the planet’s north and south poles and causing the oceans to expand.
Families gravitate toward the 140-foot waterslide and splash pad while an adults-only pool and spa overlooking the ocean provide a chance to restore and refresh.
The house was gone, a victim of rising ocean tides that had been washing away three or four feet of the ‘Sconset Bluff every year for the past 20.
In Southern California, cooler weather and moist ocean air helped firefighters gain ground against a wildfire that has scorched nearly 14 square miles.
Methane ice crept up from Pluto’s subsurface ocean to fill the crater.
But Britain is now but a modest-size ship on the global ocean.
The track is a breathtaking locale, with views of the mountains and the ocean.
Four floor plans, some offering ocean or mountain views, will be available in single- and two-story designs ranging from 1,628 to 4,321 square feet.
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Origin and Etymology of ocean
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
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