or sea shell
- the shell of any marine mollusk.
Origin of seashell
Examples from the Web for seashell
Historical Examples of seashell
He was just opening it when the seashell was sent whizzing forward.From Farm to Fortune
Horatio Alger Jr.
In the middle of the afternoon, a seashell struck his paper, glanced off.Angel Island
Inez Haynes Gillmore
Polecrab wiped his mouth, and produced a seashell from a kind of pocket.A Voyage to Arcturus
Mrs. Carradyne herself might have sat at it now, and never once blushed by as much as the pink of a seashell.Johnny Ludlow, Sixth Series
Mrs. Henry Wood
The eastern sky, vivid with seashell tints, hovered so low that the topmost crags seemed to support its glowing colors.With Hoops of Steel
Florence Finch Kelly
- the empty shell of a marine mollusc