WordReference English Collocations © 2020
whaleⓘMost examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
- a [blue, giant, great white, bottlenose, humpback] whale
- found a beached whale
- a [ten] -meter whale
- [saw, spotted] whales in the [ocean, sea]
- [hunt, kill] whales
- as big as a whale
- figurative: had a whale of a time!
- whale [blubber, oil]
- go whale watching
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