high seas

noun

Definition of high seas

  1. :  the open part of a sea or ocean :  the part of a sea or ocean that is away from land The ship was attacked on the high seas.

Word by Word Definitions

highplay
  1. :  rising or extending upward a great distance :  taller than average, usual, or expected

    :  having a specified height or elevation :  tall

    :  situated or passing above the normal level, surface, base of measurement, or elevation

  1. :  at or to a high place, altitude, level, or degree

    :  well, luxuriously

  1. :  an elevated place or region: such as

    :  hill, knoll

    :  the space overhead :  sky

seaplay seas
  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


HIGH SEAS Defined for Kids

high seas

noun plural

Definition of high seas for Students

  1. :  the part of a sea or ocean that is away from land


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