The sound echoed off the bluffs and the dogs retreated.
Huge bluffs ruptured from the ground and oozed with water.
The village is best known as a summer resort; it is built on bluffs and on a series of terraces rising from Round and Pine lakes and affording extensive views; and there are a number of attractive summer residences.
Many of the river bluffs rise to an unusual height, Starved Rock, near Ottawa, in La Salle county, being 150 ft.
Beloit is attractively situated on high bluffs on both sides of the river.