sea wrack

noun

Definition of sea wrack

: seaweed especially : seaweed cast ashore in masses

First Known Use of sea wrack

1551, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About sea wrack

Time Traveler for sea wrack

Time Traveler

The first known use of sea wrack was in 1551

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near sea wrack

seaworthy

sea wrack

seax

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for sea wrack

Cite this Entry

“Sea wrack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sea%20wrack. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!