skyline noun

ADJ. dramatic | city | Hong Kong, London, etc. | northern, southern, etc.

VERB + SKYLINE form | dominate The skyline is dominated by a nuclear power station. | be silhouetted against/on, stand (out) against/on A medieval castle stands against the skyline. | break The skyline is broken by a water tower.

PREP. above/over ~ Clouds of smoke floated over the skyline. | against the ~ the moving figures he could see against the skyline | along the ~ lights twinkling along the Beirut skyline | below the ~ The sun slipped below the skyline. | on the ~ There are several gothic spires on the city skyline.