Definition of Seashore

1. Noun. The shore of a sea or ocean.

Exact synonyms: Coast, Sea-coast, Seacoast
Specialized synonyms: Barbary Coast, Aeolia, Aeolis, Atlantic Coast, Gulf Coast, Pacific Coast
Specialized synonyms: Litoral, Littoral, Littoral Zone, Sands, Landfall, Seaboard, Seaside, Tideland
Terms within: Foreshore
Generic synonyms: Shore
Derivative terms: Coastal, Coastal



Definition of Seashore

1. n. The coast of the sea; the land that lies adjacent to the sea or ocean.

Definition of Seashore

1. Noun. The coastal land bordering a sea or an ocean. ¹

2. Noun. The foreshore, the strip of land between low water and high water. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Seashore

1. land bordering on the sea [n -S]

Medical Definition of Seashore

1. Carl E., U.S. Psychologist, 1866-1949. See: Seashore test. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Seashore

searlesites
searness
searobin
searobins
sears
seas
seascape
seascapes
seascout
seascouts
sease
seased
seases
seashell
seashells
seashore (current term)
seashore mallow
seashores
seasick
seasicker
seasickness
seasicknesses
seaside
seaside alder
seaside centaury
seaside daisy
seaside goldenrod
seaside mahoe
seaside resort
seaside resorts

Literary usage of Seashore

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1. Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases by West Publishing Company (1905)
"The use of the term "seashore" as a boundary of land is to be construed as fixing the ... The term "seashore" extends as far toward the land as the tide ..."

2. Manual of Mental and Physical Tests by Guy Montrose Whipple (1910)
"(3) seashore found no obvious sex differences in the discrimination of pitch. ... but their results are less reliable than those of seashore. ..."

3. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1905)
"He "held the seashores as I or with the seashore becoming such perma- The law of public waters is presumably uniform, and on many questions it is not ..."

4. Sermons by Phillips Brooks (1903)
"THE EGYPTIANS DEAD UPON THE seashore. " And Israel saw the Egyptians dead upon the seashore." —EXODUS xiv. 30. IT was the Red sea which the children of ..."

5. Manual of Mental and Physical Tests: In Two Parts : a Book of Directions by Guy Montrose Whipple (1914)
"THE DISTRIBUTION OF THE CAPACITY TO DISCRIMINATE PITCH (seashore). TABLE 28 Pitch Discrimination of 167 Children, Aged 6-15 Years (seashore) ..."

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