rough water

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  • However, due to rough water and rocks some did not last a single season.
  • With the present rough water it will be difficult to get the boats off. Cited from Story of Chester Lawrence, by Nephi Anderson
  • The experience of the former pair in rough waters was beginning to show. Cited from Madge Morton's Secret, by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  • Yes, bad water, rough water -- great mountains dance up and down all the time. Cited from The Son of the Wolf, by Jack London
  • The cliffs shot up around us and rough water began at once. Cited from A Canyon Voyage, by Frederick S. Dellenbaugh
  • So it was seldom used in rough water conditions for this reason.
  • "To try to do more would hardly be safe, in this rough water." Cited from Old Kaskaskia, by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
  • Do not speak to passing rough water in a stream.
  • On his attempted return to the other bank with his father they both fell in the rough waters, and died.
  • I was soon gazing at the track of the boat in rough water. Cited from Adventures Harry Richmond by Meredith, v4
  • They had poor accuracy, especially in rough water, and were hard to read in bright light.
  • "I certainly do not remember coming through that rough water." Cited from A Mating in the Wilds, by Ottwell Binns
  • Near the top of King's Meadow the men were both in very rough water.
  • "The row-boats, big and little, have to be built so they will stand pretty rough water." Cited from Dab Kinzer, by William O. Stoddard
  • I can swim like a fish; you have often seen me in rough water as well as in smooth. Cited from Ned Garth, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • In the upper end we usually found rough water in the canyons and quiet water in the open sections. Cited from Through the Grand Canyon from Wyoming to Mexico, by E. L. Kolb
  • Try the rough water as well as the smooth. Cited from Ralph Waldo Emerson, by Oliver Wendell Holmes
  • When near the shore he met with a rapid current and rough waters, to which he was afraid to trust the boat. Cited from Historical Tales, The Romance of Reality, Vol. 3, by Charles Morris
  • The steerer should also be able to keep the ama down during rough water.
  • Further north in Oahu, two people drowned after being caught in rough waters.
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