shoal

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shoal englannista suomeksi

  1. mataloittaa
  2. parvi
  3. särkkä, hiekkasärkkä
  4. mataloitua
  5. matalikko
  1. särkkä

  2. matalikko

shoal englanniksi

  1. Shallow.

  2. ''shoal water''

  3. 1819, Lord Byron, ''Don Juan'', III.19:

  4. But that part of the coast being shoal and bare, / And rough with reefs which ran out many a mile, / His port lay on the other side o' the isle.
  5. A sandbank or sandbar creating a shallow.

  6. (quote-book)

  7. Dryden

  8. The god himself with ready trident stands, / And opes the deep, and spreads the moving sands, / Then heaves them off the shoals.
  9. A shallow in a body of water.

  10. Mortimer

  11. The depth of your pond should be six feet; and on the sides some shoals for the fish to lay their spawn.
  12. Shakespeare

  13. Wolsey, that once trod the ways of glory, / And sounded all the depths and shoals of honour.
  14. To arrive at a shallow (or less deep) area.

  15. To cause a shallowing; to come to a more shallow part of.

  16. ''A ship shoals her water by advancing into that which is less deep.'' — Marryat.

  17. To become shallow.

  18. ''The colour of the water shows where it shoals.''

  19. Any large number of persons or things.

  20. Francis Bacon

  21. great shoals of people
  22. A large number of fish (or other sea creatures) of the same species swimming together.

  23. Waller

  24. Beneath, a shoal of silver fishes glides.
  25. To collect in a shoal; to throng.

  26. ''The fish shoaled about the place.''