Synonyms of promontory
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capeA cape is a large piece of land that sticks out into the sea from the coast.
• voyages of exploration round the Cape
• a ship off the beach head
headlandA headland is a narrow piece of land which sticks out from the coast into the sea.
• The headland south of Coolum has walking trails.
Thesaurus for promontory from the Collins English Thesaurus
a high point of land, esp of rocky coast, that juts out into the sea