Dictionary

surf clam

noun

Definition of SURF CLAM

:  any of various typically rather large surf-dwelling edible clams (family Mactridae); especially :  a common clam (Spisula solidissima) of the Atlantic coast chiefly from Nova Scotia to South Carolina

First Known Use of SURF CLAM

1884

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: surf cootPrevious Word in the Dictionary: surf castingAll Words Near: surf clam
April 21, 2015
omnipotent Hear it
having unlimited authority or influence
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears