Free Translator Free Translator
Translators Dictionaries Courses Other
Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Strait of Dover   /streɪt əv dˈoʊvər/   Listen
Strait of Dover

noun
1.
The strait between the English Channel and the North Sea; shortest distance between England and the European continent.  Synonyms: Pas de Calais, Strait of Calais.






WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University








Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |





"Strait of Dover" Quotes from Famous Books



... the great mine barrage which extended from the Orkney Islands to Norway, a distance of 230 miles. This astonishing enterprise—America alone laid 56,000 mines—together with a similar chain laid across the Strait of Dover was intended to pen the submarine within the ...
— The United States Since The Civil War • Charles Ramsdell Lingley



Words linked to "Strait of Dover" :   Pas de Calais, sound, strait



Copyright © 2019 Free-Translator.com