sea power

noun

Definition of sea power

  1. 1 :  a nation having formidable naval strength

  2. 2 :  naval strength

Examples of sea power in a sentence

  1. Britain was the world's greatest sea power at one time.

  2. a massive increase in sea power

1849

First Known Use of sea power

1849


SEA POWER Defined for English Language Learners

sea power

noun

Definition of sea power for English Language Learners

  • : a country that has a large and powerful navy

  • : the strength and size of a country's navy


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