seagirt

[see-gurt]
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noun

surrounded by the sea.

Nearby words

  1. seafloor spreading,
  2. seafood,
  3. seaford,
  4. seafowl,
  5. seafront,
  6. seagoing,
  7. seagull,
  8. seahawk,
  9. seahenge,
  10. seahorse

Origin of seagirt

First recorded in 1615–25; sea + girt1

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British Dictionary definitions for sea-girt

sea-girt

adjective

literary surrounded by the sea
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