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British Dictionary definitions for sea fret

sea fret

  1. a wet mist or haze coming inland from the sea
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  • Her tone is sharp, querulous, and her words send a deep chill across the table, as when a sea-fret drifts coldly inland.

    Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St Luke

    Henry Burton