Examples of quay in a Sentence
docked the ferry at the quay to let the passengers off
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A new residential development will be built around it featuring parks, quays and embankments alongside the Pregola river.
There, the Gormley Canal, which had a quay on Dryades Street (now O.C. Haley Boulevard) and a channel along St. Andrew Street, formed yet another source of employment in Lafayette, making bricks from swamp clay.
Île Sainte-Marguerite is serviced by several companies operating from the quay.
And researchers in wet suits probing the harbor floor are mapping the old quays and the fabled royal quarter, including, just possibly, the palace of that most beguiling of all Alexandrians, Cleopatra.
A small boat with half a dozen people passed by below the quays, with an anarchist flag fluttering in the breeze.
Glossy magazine spreads of him mid-wheelie are tacked beside exhibits like descriptions of the giant hauling a one-ton anchor from a quay, and replicas of Angus’s voluminous wool stockings and supersized coffin.
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First Known Use: 1561See Words from the same year
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