1. [ noun ] (geography) a division of an ocean or a large body of salt water partially enclosed by land
Related terms: body_of_water Aegean Hudson_Bay Arabian_Sea South_Sea Mediterranean Caribbean Ligurian_Sea North_Sea Greenland_Sea Norwegian_Sea Sea_of_Okhotsk Sea_of_Japan timor_sea barents_sea labrador_sea sargasso_sea Red_Sea South_China_Sea East_China_Sea weddell_sea Bering_Sea Yellow_Sea Beaufort_Sea Ionian_Sea Baltic Adriatic Marmara Black_Sea Tyrrhenian_Sea Coral_Sea irish_sea Bismarck_Sea ross_sea tasman_sea arafura_sea baffin_bay inland_sea kara_sea laptev_sea hydrosphere bay cove gulf
2. [ noun ] anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume
Synonyms: ocean
Related terms: large_indefinite_quantity
3. [ adjective ] (nautical) relating to or characteristic of or occurring on the sea or ships

"sea stories" "sea smells" "sea traffic"

Related terms: air land offshore oversea oceangoing shipboard deep-sea suboceanic oceanic deep-sea
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 17150
5. [ noun ] turbulent water with swells of considerable size

"heavy seas"

Related terms: turbulent_flow head_sea
Similar spelling:   Seay