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at sea

Definition of at sea

  1. 1 :  sailing or traveling on the sea <When the big storm hit, the crew was feared lost at sea.>

  2. 2 :  confused and not confident <She felt completely at sea when she started her new job.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a great body of salt water that covers much of the earth

    :  the waters of the earth as distinguished from the land and air

    :  a body of salt water of second rank more or less landlocked


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