[ see-shawr, -shohr ]
/ ˈsiˌʃɔr, -ˌʃoʊr /


land along the sea or ocean.
Law. the ground between the ordinary high-water and low-water marks.


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Origin of seashore

First recorded in 1520–30; sea + shore1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for seashore

/ (ˈsiːˌʃɔː) /


land bordering on the sea
the land between the marks of high and low water
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