to or toward the ; seaward.
at sea. See (def 12).
Meanwhile most of the Arcadian contingents were mustering at asea.
1858, from a- (1) “on” + sea.
aseams Association of South-East Asian Marine Scientists
Association of Southeast Asian Nations. Contemporary Examples Focused on the Indian need for appearances, she de-hyphenated her visit from Pakistan and bracketed it with ASEAN. How Hillary Won Over India M.J. Akbar July 26, 2009 Washington used to tell ASEAN, if we are going to talk, Myanmar has to leave the room. Obama Does Delicate […]
free from earthquakes. adjective denoting a region free of earthquakes (not in technical use) denoting a region free of all but a few small earthquakes (of buildings, etc) designed to withstand earthquakes n. “resistant to earthquake destruction,” 1884, from a- (2) “not” + seismic.
existence originating from and having no source other than itself. noun (philosophy) existence derived from itself, having no other source n. “being by itself,” 1690s, from Medieval Latin aseitas “state of being by itself,” from Latin a “from” + se “oneself” (see suicide).