SEAPORT in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of SEAPORT
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Definitions:     Search Merriam-Webster
seaport
 n.  sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo
Classic Sentence:
1  In thoroughfares nigh the docks, any considerable seaport will frequently offer to view the queerest looking nondescripts from foreign parts.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6. The Street.
2  Now when a country dandy like this takes it into his head to make a distinguished reputation, and joins the great whale-fishery, you should see the comical things he does upon reaching the seaport.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 6. The Street.
3  We have the news at every seaport already, and a reward will be offered before evening.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In XII. THE ADVENTURE OF THE ABBEY GRANGE
4  Its drawl was an echo of the quays of Dublin given back by a bleak decaying seaport, its energy an echo of the sacred eloquence of Dublin given back flatly by a Wicklow pulpit.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce
Get Context   In Chapter 5
Example Sentence:
1  The Halifax seaport is an exciting new waterfront development.