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General Crossword Questions for “oasis”

  • Fertile area in desert
  • Fertile desert spot
  • Fertile spot in desert
  • Green area in desert
  • Place of rest in the midst of gloom
  • The Gallaghers' watering hole?
  • Deserted place of refreshment?
  • Group at the watering-hole
  • It is well used by desert travellers
  • Make love to a half-sister in the spring
  • Band of greenery?
  • Love in its present form is a bit green
  • This band had nothing on Status Quo
  • Refuge is nothing in existing state
  • When one goes into a very large peaceful area
  • Refreshing spot of love for a relation
  • Ignoring the odd nomad, swims in watering hole
  • Nothing is as moving as a safe haven
  • Drop of ouzo when one's in watering hole
  • Famous group in watering hole
  • Fertile spot
  • A place of safety or sanctuary
  • Manchester band featuring the Gallagher brothers

Encyclopedia

  • Detailed biography of the British rock band Oasis, with info about their early years, height of fame, former and current band members, and awards and nominations they've received. — “Oasis (Band) - Wikipedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • OASIS (organization) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. The Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS) is a global consortium that drives the development, convergence and adoption of e-business and web service standards. — “OASIS (organization) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Ein-Kelt, an oasis near Jericho in the West Bank, Palestine. In geography, an oasis (plural: oases) or cienega (southwestern United States) is an isolated area of vegetation in a desert, typically surrounding a spring or similar water source. — “Oasis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • His body seemed to acquire an airy lightness, his perception brightened in a remarkable manner, his senses seemed to redouble their power, the horizon continued to expand; but it was not the gloomy horizon of vague alarms, and which he had seen before he slept, but a blue, transparent, unbounded horizon, with all the blue of the ocean, all the spangles of the sun, all the perfumes of the summer breeze; then, in the midst of the songs of his sailors,–songs so clear and sonorous, that they would have made a divine harmony had their notes been taken down,–he saw the Island of Monte Cristo, no longer as a threatening rock in the midst of the waves, but as an oasis in the desert; then, as his boat drew nearer, the songs became louder, for an enchanting and mysterious harmony rose to heaven, as if some Loreley had decreed to attract a soul thither, or Amphion, the enchanter, intended there to build a city. — “The Count of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas
  • The oasis of the Otradnoe covert came in sight a few hundred yards off, the huntsmen were already nearing it. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • The gushing fountains which sparkle in the sun, must not be stopped in mere caprice; the oasis in the desert of Sahara must not be plucked up idly.' — “David Copperfield” by Charles Dickens
  • The oasis of the Otradnoe covert came in sight a few hundred yards off, the huntsmen were already nearing it. — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • On we went through it all, till at last the sun sank in sullen splendour just as we reached a spot of rising ground about two acres in extent–a little oasis of dry in the midst of the miry wilderness–where Billali announced that we were to camp. — “She: A History of Adventure” by H Rider Haggard
  • Now, Laurie felt just then that his heart was entirely broken and the world a howling wilderness, but at the sound of certain words which the old gentleman artfully introduced into his closing sentence, the broken heart gave an unexpected leap, and a green oasis or two suddenly appeared in the howling wilderness. — “Little Women” by Louisa M. Alcott

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