composed of a specified number or kind of strands (usually used in combination):
a five-stranded rope.
verb (used with object) 1. to drive or leave (a ship, fish, etc.) aground or ashore: The receding tide stranded the whale. 2. (usually used in the passive) to bring into or leave in a helpless position: He was stranded in the middle of nowhere. verb (used without object) 3. to be driven or left […]
noun 1. a shoreline, especially one from which the sea or a lake has receded.
noun 1. a member of an extinct tribe of Khoikhoi or Bushmen who lived on sea food gathered on the beaches of southern Africa
noun (pl) -wolves 1. a species of hyena (Hyaena brunnea) that scavenges on shores of southern Africa Also called brown hyena