wild water


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wild water

n
(Swimming, Water Sports & Surfing)
a. turbulent water in a river, esp as an area for navigating in a canoe as a sport
b. (as modifier): wild-water racing.
References in classic literature ?
"Wild Water. It empties into Sonoma Creek half a mile down."
"Oh, what a place for a home," Saxon cried, pointing across Wild Water. "See, Billy, on that bench there above the meadow."
Forsaking the main road, they crossed Wild Water on a narrow bridge and continued along an ancient, rutted road that ran beside an equally ancient worm-fence of split redwood rails.
Its wild water defied the frost, and it was in the eddies only and in the quiet places that the ice held at all.
It was not the touch he needed most at such a moment - the touch that could calm the wild waters of his soul, as the uplifted hand of the sublimest love and patience could abate the raging of the sea - yet it was a woman's hand too.
I thought sometimes I saw beyond its wild waters a shore, sweet as the hills of Beulah; and now and then a freshening gale, wakened by hope, bore my spirit triumphantly towards the bourne: but I could not reach it, even in fancy--a counteracting breeze blew off land, and continually drove me back.
The Tory leader is said to enjoy wild water swimming - and took the opportunity to get wet in the Atlantic, swimming to rock several hundred yards off the Biarritz beach.
The Tory leader is said to enjoy wild water swimming -- and took the opportunity to get wet in the Atlantic, swimming to rock several hundred yards off the Biarritz beach.
It no longer supplies water and is currently a haven for wild water fowl (hence the goose poo!).The views from the northern end are amazing and the Art Deco infrastructure of the dam itself is beautiful.
He moves to Verde Corporate Finance following a period as finance director at Wild Water Group.
Our sons loved the Wet 'n' Wild water play area and also enjoyed driving their own electricpowered Safari Car (this costs extra on top of your admission fee).
All of the children enjoyed doing activities which included wild water sports, fierce fire lighting, and the soaring zip wire!