fording fording

Definition(s):

  • (n) the act of crossing a stream or river by wading or in a car or on a horse

Usage(s):

  1. The only buildings of note in this tiny village are the local pub, which stands in a field, and, 10 minutes away, the lodge, which you access by fording a creek in your car.
  2. In the Philippines his men were once demoralized by peppery fire while fording a stream.
  3. Even the commonplace clich of General George fording the Delaware looks good beside a giant representation of a Campbell soup can.

News

  1. Bluffton Township Fire District hosts wellness event

    The Bluffton Township Fire District is hosting a "Day of Wellness" from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at fire district headquarters, 357 Fording Island Road.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Island Packet

  2. Traffic signal to be turned off for road work

    The flashing, yellow traffic signal on U.S. 278 in front of the Bluffton Township Fire District building at 357 Fording Island Road, next to St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church, will be turned off from 1 to 4 p.m. today.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Island Packet

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