Sentence Examples with the word landslide

In 1920 he was again the Democratic nominee for governor, but was beaten in the overwhelming Republican landslide of that year; he lost, however, by only 73,000 votes, whereas the Democratic candidate for president was at the same time defeated by a million votes in New York state - a remarkable testimony to his own personal popularity.

The cascades in the river gorge are caused by a sub-recent landslide of great size from the mountain walls.