the salt waters that cover the greater part of the earth’s surface.
a division of these waters, of considerable extent, more or less definitely marked off by land boundaries:
the North Sea.
one of the seven seas; ocean.
a large lake or landlocked body of water.
the degree or amount of turbulence of the ocean or other body of water, as caused by the wind.
a large wave:
The heavy seas almost drowned us.
a widely extended, copious, or overwhelming quantity:
a sea of faces; a sea of troubles.
the work, travel, and shipboard life of a sailor:
The sea is a hard life but a rewarding one.
Astronomy. mare3 .
of, relating to, or adapted for use at sea.
on the ocean.
completely at sea as to how to answer the question.
follow the sea, to pursue a nautical career:
Many boys then dreamed of following the sea.
go to sea,
to set out on a voyage.
to embark on a nautical career.
half seas over, Slang. partly or completely drunk:
They came home at dawn, looking half seas over.
Also, half-seas over.
put to sea, to embark on a sea voyage:
The expedition is nearly ready to put to sea.
Also, put out to sea.
the sea, the mass of salt water on the earth’s surface as differentiated from the land related adjectives marine maritime thalassic
(as modifier): sea air
(capital when part of place name)
one of the smaller areas of ocean: the Irish Sea
a large inland area of water: the Caspian Sea
turbulence or swell, esp of considerable size: heavy seas
(capital when part of a name) (astronomy) any of many huge dry plains on the surface of the moon See also mare2
anything resembling the sea in size or apparent limitlessness
the life or career of a sailor (esp in the phrase follow the sea)
on the ocean
in a state of confusion
go to sea, to become a sailor
put to sea, put out to sea, to embark on a sea voyage
The continuous body of salt water that covers most of the Earth’s surface.
A region of water within an ocean and partly enclosed by land, such as the North Sea. See Note at ocean.
A large body of either fresh or salt water that is completely enclosed by land, such as the Caspian Sea.
Astronomy A mare.
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noun, Nautical. 1. any of various devices, as a drogue, that have great resistance to being pulled through the water and are dropped forward of a vessel at the end of a cable to hold the bow into the wind or sea during a storm. noun 1. (nautical) any device, such as a bucket or […]
noun 1. any sedentary marine animal of the phylum Coelenterata, having a columnar body and one or more circles of tentacles surrounding the mouth. noun 1. any of various anthozoan coelenterates, esp of the order Actiniaria, having a polypoid body with oral rings of tentacles See also actinia sea anemone Any of numerous, often brightly […]
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noun 1. a composite perennial plant of salt marshes, Aster tripolium, having yellow and purple flowers like those of the related Michaelmas daisy
noun 1. a tubular canvas bag closed by a drawstring, used by a sailor for gear. noun 1. a canvas bag, closed by a line threaded through grommets at the top, used by a seaman for his belongings