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General Crossword Questions for “pacific”

  • Serene - ocean
  • Calm (waters?)
  • Conciliatory — calm
  • Calm sea
  • Like the dove ...
  • Mild, with no 1
  • Calm - sea
  • Serene ocean
  • Calm - ocean

Encyclopedia

  • Information and episode guide for The Pacific, the HBO miniseries about World War II battles in the Pacific theatre. — “The Pacific - Wikipedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Pacific Ocean is the largest of the Earth's oceanic divisions. The Pacific Ocean encompasses approximately one-third of the Earth's surface, having an area of 179.7 million square kilometres. — “Pacific Ocean - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Pacific Beach is a neighborhood of San Diego, bounded by La Jolla to the north, Mission Pacific Beach's namesake stretches for miles from the Mission Bay jetty to the cliffs of. — “Pacific Beach, San Diego - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • "You, farmers, agricultural labourers! you pacific pioneers of a work that belongs wholly to civilization! you, men of progress and morality, you have understood, I say, that political storms are even more redoubtable than atmospheric disturbances!" — “Madame Bovary” by Gustave Flaubert
  • The continent, of which this kingdom is apart, extends itself, as I have reason to believe, eastward, to that unknown tract of America westward of California; and north, to the Pacific Ocean, which is not above a hundred and fifty miles from Lagado; where there is a good port, and much commerce with the great island of Luggnagg, situated to the north-west about 29 degrees north latitude, and 140 longitude. — “Gulliver's Travels” by Jonathan Swift
  • The scheme in question was the grand proposal for a South Central Pacific and Mexican railway, which was to run from the Salt Lake City, thus branching off from the San Francisco and Chicago line,–and pass down through the fertile lands of New Mexico and Arizona into the territory of the Mexican Republic, run by the city of Mexico, and come out on the gulf at the port of Vera Cruz. — “The Way We Live Now” by Anthony Trollope
  • On arriving before the battlements, I found the Union Jack flying and the drawbridge up; but undeterred by this show of defiance and resistance, I rang at the gate, and was admitted in a most pacific manner by the Aged. — “Great expectations” by Charles Dickens
  • "Elijah," said I, "you will oblige my friend and me by withdrawing. We are going to the Indian and Pacific Oceans, and would prefer not to be detained." — “Moby-Dick” by Herman Melville
  • The friend arose and went over to them, making pacific motions with his arms. "Oh, here, now, boys, what's th' use?" he said. "We'll be at th' rebs in less'n an hour. What's th' good fightin' 'mong ourselves?" — “The Red Badge of Courage” by Stephen Crane

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