FATHOM Sentence, Example and UsageExamples and usage of FATHOM in prose and poetry
Usage of "FATHOM": Examples from famous English Poetry
To better understand the meaning of FATHOM, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word FATHOM
"They seek to know my meaning as the moon would fathom the sea"- The word/phrase 'fathom' was used by 'Rabindranath Tagore' in 'The gardener'.
"Full fathom five thy father lies;"
- This term fathom was used by William Shakespeare in the Poem Fairy land.
"Full many a fathom deep"
- This term fathom was used by Thomas Campbell in the Poem The battle of the baltic.
"Under the keel nine fathom deep"
- This term fathom was used by Samuel Taylor Coleridge in the Poem The rime of the ancient mariner.