a sketch, painting, or photograph of the sea.
a view of the sea.

Origin of seascape

First recorded in 1790–1800; sea + -scape Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for seascape

Historical Examples of seascape

  • Kirkwood shook his head, turning to scan the seascape with a gloomy gaze.

    The Black Bag

    Louis Joseph Vance

  • She knew that Custance was sketching a seascape not far from that spot.

    Grey Town

    Gerald Baldwin

  • Landscape and seascape were reindued with their full amenities.

    And Even Now

    Max Beerbohm

  • Even the children were impressed by the beauty of the seascape.

  • Goodwin's wife sat near one of the windows, making a water-color sketch of the afternoon seascape.

British Dictionary definitions for seascape



a sketch, picture, etc, of the sea
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