sea reach

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noun

a straight course at the mouth of a river, connecting with the sea.

Origin of sea reach

First recorded in 1865–70
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Examples from the Web for sea reach

Historical Examples of sea reach

  • The sea-reach of the Thames stretched before us like the beginning of an interminable waterway.

    Heart of Darkness

    Joseph Conrad

  • The white man, turning his back upon the setting sun, looked along the empty and broad expanse of the sea-reach.

    Tales of Unrest

    Joseph Conrad