a composite plant, Artemisia stellerana, having yellow flowers and deeply lobed leaves covered with dense white fuzz.
a person who lives by gathering salable articles of jetsam, refuse, etc., from beaches. a vagrant who lives on the seashore, especially a nonnative person living in such a way on a South Pacific island. a long wave rolling in from the ocean onto the beach. Historical Examples It is the paradise of the adventurer […]
- Beach blanket bingo
beach blanket bingo noun phrase Sexual activity on the beach [1960s+; fr the title of a 1965 movie]
a long, curling wave of the sea. Contemporary Examples One day, an executive from Madison Square Garden came by, had a ball, and offered to have beacher host his act at The Paramount. Inside Beacher’s Madhouse, L.A.’s Craziest Nightclub Marlow Stern June 21, 2013
an expanse of sand or pebbles along a shore. the part of the shore of an ocean, sea, large river, lake, etc., washed by the tide or waves. the area adjacent to a seashore: We’re vacationing at the beach. Nautical. to haul or run onto a beach: We beached the ship to save it. to […]