- surrounded by the sea.
Origin of seagirt
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Examples from the Web for sea-girt
In feudal times this sea-girt fortress was almost impregnable.
In this manner the night of the 14th drew around our lone and sea-girt adventurers.Mercedes of Castile
J. Fenimore Cooper
And what a picture of cheerless desolation was this sea-girt island when Winn neared it!Rockhaven
This sea-girt rock had not at that time become classic ground.Willis the Pilot
It needs only a Virginia on the sea-girt island to turn the comrade into Paul.Rolf In The Woods
Ernest Thompson Seton
- literary surrounded by the sea
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