calm waters

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  • It is known for its calm waters and private feel, though it is a public beach.
  • It was not built to be a fast driven boat even in calm waters.
  • The poor girl is in calm water at last, I hope. Cited from Thyrza, George Gissing
  • It will comfortably work at full power into up to of calm water.
  • He was sitting by it in his arm-chair, looking out upon the calm water, buried in thought. Cited from Autumn Leaves, by Various
  • Then, right in the calm water, ever so far down, they found it -- bit by bit. Cited from A Little Bush Maid, by Mary Grant Bruce
  • Even small children regularly visit to play in the calm water at the edges.
  • They are most commonly found living in calm waters.
  • There was calm water within this reef, but we could see only one narrow opening into it. Cited from The Coral Island, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • Mitchell subsequently stated that the ship was in fairly calm water half an hour before she struck.
  • For a moment he shuddered as the calm water rose round him. Cited from The Call of the Blood, by Robert Smythe Hichens
  • Its circular shape indicates the animal lives under conditions of relatively calm water.
  • They then all set off to the boat, which floated in the calm water of the bay. Cited from The Three Admirals, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • These are famous for its sand and calm water.
  • Females usually lay their eggs in shallow, calm water that has little action around it.
  • The shot took effect, and our enemy disappeared, leaving a trace of blood on the calm water. Cited from Journeys Through Bookland V3, Charles H. Sylvester
  • Then he, too, got into a boat and was rowed away across the calm water to the island. Cited from A Spirit in Prison, by Robert Hichens
  • Then they swung once more into the calm waters of the broad reaches of the river. Cited from Bob Hunt in Canada, by George W. Orton
  • The calm water bears sound to a great distance. Cited from Mass' George, by George Manville Fenn
  • Then he returned to his chariot, and his white horses carried him lightly across the calm waters. Cited from Young Folks Treasury, Volume 2 (of 12), by Various
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