Promontory

Marjolaine Legros-Hoffner

Definition:

n. A high ridge of land jutting into a body of water; a headland.

Synonyms:

foreland

headland

peninsula

Antonyms:

hollow

indentation

cavity

Sentences:

The horse was abruptly stopped by the rider for it had arrived at the tip of the promontory.


The queen inhaled the salty air as she stood on the edge of the promontory to admire the view of the vast sea bellow.

Wilsons Promontory, Victoria Australia, in HD