seacoast

noun sea·coast \ ˈsē-ˌkōst \
|Updated on: 21 Jun 2018

Definition of seacoast

: the shore or border of the land adjacent to the sea

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First Known Use of seacoast

14th century

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SEACOAST Defined for English Language Learners

seacoast

Definition of seacoast for English Language Learners

  • : the land along the edge of a sea


SEACOAST Defined for Kids

seacoast

noun sea·coast \ ˈsē-ˌkōst \

Definition of seacoast for Students

: the shore of the sea


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