seven seas

plural noun

Definition of seven seas

: all the waters or oceans of the world

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Recent Examples on the Web Two female pirates who sailed the seven seas together. Washington Post, 12 Mar. 2022 Over the past decade, the 74-year-old has taken the go-anywhere superyacht all across the seven seas. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 4 Nov. 2021 Orm was crowned King of Atlantis in the first film and sought to declare war on the surface world for humanity's desecration of the seven seas. Alexia Fernández,, 8 Sep. 2021 If Star Wars played out on the seven seas, Yeojin Jung’s Estrella superyacht concept would certainly have a starring role. Bryan Hood, Robb Report, 8 July 2021 The seven rays of the statue’s crown represent the seven seas and continents of the world. Cnn Editorial Research, CNN, 10 June 2021 And even as their return seems unclear — who owns port access is simple and complex, USA Today reporters learned — that isn't stopping some from exploring the seven seas. Arlene Martinez, USA TODAY, 12 Mar. 2020 From Kemp’s ridleys no bigger than car tires to leatherbacks that can outweigh polar bears, six of the world’s seven sea turtle species are considered vulnerable, endangered, or critically endangered. Craig Welch, National Geographic, 20 Sep. 2019 Disney then spent months scouring the seven seas for the right actor. Borys Kit, Billboard, 12 Nov. 2019 See More

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First Known Use of seven seas

1872, in the meaning defined above

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“Seven seas.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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