the drifting of sediments, especially marine sediments, in patterns parallel to the contours of a beach, due to the action of waves and currents.
noun 1. military combat conducted in coastal areas.
/Italian litˈtɔːrja/ noun 1. the former name (until 1947) of Latina
[lee-trey] /liˈtreɪ/ noun 1. Maximilien Paul Émile [mak-see-mee-lyan pawl ey-meel] /mak si miˈlyɛ̃ pɔl eɪˈmil/ (Show IPA), 1801–88, French lexicographer and philosopher.
- Lit to the gills
adjective phrase Drunk (1917+)