out to sea

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of out to sea

: toward or into a part of the ocean that is far away from land
  • The boat headed out to sea.
  • He fell overboard and was swept out to sea.

Word by Word Definitions

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats

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

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

  3. : ocean


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