sea room


Definition of sea room

: room for maneuver at sea

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Their lack of sea room puts a premium on central bankers’ demonstrated good judgment; an unforced error like that of the ECB in 2011 could have dire consequences. The Economist, "For how long can today’s global economic expansion last?," 12 July 2019

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First Known Use of sea room

circa 1554, in the meaning defined above

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