NAVIGABLE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of navigable
Definition:
a. wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; able to be steered
Example:
So much sand had built up at the bottom of the canal that the waterway was barely navigable.
Sentence in Classic:
I should have demanded the freedom of all navigable rivers for everybody, that the seas should be common to all, and that the great standing armies should be reduced henceforth to mere guards for the sovereigns.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
And when they come to look at that spare room they had to take soundings before they could navigate it.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
Now of these two, the Pruth is the more easily navigated, but the Sereth is, at Fundu, joined by the Bistritza which runs up round the Borgo Pass.
Dracula By Bram Stoker Context
One or two stiff gales and the springing of a leak are accidents which experienced navigators scarcely remember to record, and I shall be well content if nothing worse happen to us during our voyage.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
My father now and then sending me small sums of money, I laid them out in learning navigation, and other parts of the mathematics, useful to those who intend to travel, as I always believed it would be, some time or other, my fortune to do.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
I wanted to push on; but the manager looked grave, and told me the navigation up there was so dangerous that it would be advisable, the sun being very low already, to wait where we were till next morning.
Heart of Darkness By Joseph Conrad Context
At one corner of the inn, beside a pool in which a flotilla of ducks was navigating, a badly paved path plunged into the bushes.
Les Misérables (V2) By Victor Hugo Context
Notwithstanding the Hurons were necessarily ignorant of the little channels among the eddies and rapids of the stream, they knew the common signs of such a navigation too well to commit any material blunder.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context