Arroyo in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Arroyo

A dry creek or streambed, a gulch which temporarily or seasonally fills and flows (after sufficient rain). | Any watercourse; any rivulet (whether it flows year-round or only seasonally).

Short Example Sentences for Arroyo

  • 1. In the mouth of the arroyo appeared a red glow. 🔊
  • 2. The arroyo deepened to a gulch, narrow and rocky. 🔊
  • 3. I came up the arroyo as he flung the door open and rushed out. 🔊
  • 4. A little arroyo of quaking aspens lay between him and the one who called. 🔊
  • 5. As well take pictures of any eroded little arroyo or granite canon. 🔊
  • 6. The first arroyo discovered in the morning is called Santo Domingo. 🔊
  • 7. During the night, which we spent on the arroyo San Jose, it rained on us. 🔊

How to use Arroyo in Sentences?

  • 1. Ten seconds after entering the arroyo I was stumbling along in an absolute blackness. 🔊
  • 2. Near the upper end of the park she swung up an arroyo that led to Big Flat Top. 🔊
  • 3. Cienfuegos is about two hundred miles from Arroyo Blanco, where Gomez won his great fight. 🔊
  • 4. Eight miles beyond Arroyo we came to Banta, the first night station west of Portal City. 🔊
  • 5. In a very short time they had reached the end of the little street and were climbing an arroyo up into the mountain. 🔊
  • 6. It was fun at first, lookin' up every arroyo and slit in the hills, till we found it. 🔊
  • 7. Deflected by hill or arroyo or impractical spinous brakes, he quickly flowed again into the current, charted by his unerring instinct. 🔊
  • 8. El agua plateada del arroyo se deslizaba por la tierra silenciosa, trazando curvas como una larga serpiente. 🔊
  • 9. But Chico had quite lost the swagger of the adventurous youth since he tumbled down the arroyo bank almost on top of the flayed savage. 🔊
  • 10. The three riders drew rein in the shelter of the arroyo gulch to breathe their horses, and Ballard gave the boy due credit. 🔊
  • 11. Let them once become frightened and if not immediately headed off by the dogs, they would stampede over the brink of an arroyo and trample each other to death. 🔊
  • 12. With quick intelligence the stallion noted that this arroyo wound about until its mouth gave upon the side of the mesa not a hundred yards from where he stood. 🔊
  • 13. At about one o'clock in the morning we met the rest of the troops at the Arroyo of San Benito. 🔊
  • 14. The arroyo was cut by deep ruts and gullies down which the girl slid and tumbled in mad haste only to find rock masses over which she crawled with utmost difficulty. 🔊
  • 15. The bed of the main arroyo was flat, and grown with grasses and herbage of an extraordinary vividness, due, I supposed, to the sulphur water. 🔊
  • 16. Such, with the barrier of the stream, was the fortification nature had interposed for the safe guard of Mexico at the Arroyo Colorado. 🔊
  • 17. There I saw that Father Arroyo was talking to the Indians in their language and that they were paying no heed to him. 🔊
  • 18. Gorcher came back pretty soon with his clearance, which gave him the right to run to Arroyo as first section of Number Eighteen. 🔊
  • 19. The man in the arroyo turned again and watched the hills and it was not long before he saw two Indians burst into view over the crest and gallop towards his friend. 🔊
  • 20. Hopalong ran forward for a short distance and slid down the steep bank of a narrow arroyo and waited, the repeater thrust out through the dense fringe of grass and shrubs which bordered the edge. 🔊
  • 21. Hopalong and Red reached the edge of the arroyo first and plunged over the bank into the yellow storm-water swirling along the bottom like a miniature flood. 🔊
  • 22. A little farther up the dry arroyo the candle-end, sputtering to its extinction, showed them a confusion of hoof tramplings in the yielding sand, but nothing more. 🔊

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