Definition of Reefs

1. Noun. (plural of reef) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of reef) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Reefs

1. reef [v] - See also: reef

Lexicographical Neighbors of Reefs

reef triggerfish
reef whitetip shark
reefable
reefal
reefed
reefer
reefer's nut
reefer jacket
reefer jackets
reefers
reefier
reefiest
reefing
reefings
reefpoint
reefs (current term)
reefy
reeing
reeject
reejected
reejecting
reejects
reek
reeked
reeker
reekers
reekie
reekier
reekiest
reekin

Literary usage of Reefs

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries by Charles Darwin (1890)
"... areas interspersed with low coral islands—Subsidence of their foundations—Barrier reefs—Fringing reefs—Conversion of fringing reefs into barrier reefs, ..."

2. Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries by Charles Darwin (1890)
"... interspersed with low coral islands — Subsidence of their foundations — Barrier reefs — Fringing reefs — Conversion of fringing reefs into barrier reefs ..."

3. The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin (1909)
"... reef-building Corals can live— Vast Areas interspersed with low Coral Islands—Subsidence of their foundations—Barrier reefs—Fringing reefs—Conversion ..."

4. Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries by Charles Darwin (1889)
"... reefs —Fringing reefs—Conversion of fringing reefs into barrier reefs, ... their peculiar structure—Dead and submerged reefs— Areas of subsidence and ..."

5. Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries by Charles Darwin (1873)
"... Areas interspersed with low Coral Islands—Subsidence of their foundations—Barrier reefs —Fringing reefs—Conversion of Fringing reefs into Barrier reefs, ..."

6. The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin (1909)
"... Areas interspersed with low Coral Islands—Subsidence of their foundations—Barrier reefs—Fringing reefs—Conversion of Fringing reefs into Barrier reefs, ..."

7. Journal of Researches Into the Natural History and Geology of the Countries by Charles Darwin (1884)
"... interspersed with low Coral Islands — Subsidence of their foundations—Barrier reefs —Fringing reefs—Conversion of Fringing reefs into Barrier reefs, ..."

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