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strand

noun

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  1. the usually sandy or gravelly land bordering a body of water the wishful dream of living an indolent, idyllic existence on some far-off strand Synonyms of strand beachfront, sand(s), beachWords Related to strand seaboard, seacoast, seashore, seaside; coast, coastland, coastline, shore, shoreline; oceanfront, shorefront, waterfront; bank, riverbank, riverfront, riverside; esplanade; littoral; lido, plage


strand

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of strand

  1. 1 to cause irreparable damage to (a ship) by running aground or sinking the ghostly remains of ships that had been stranded by the reef Synonyms of strand shipwreck, wreckWords Related to strand beach; founder; scuttleNear Antonyms of strand recover, salvage

  2. 2 to cause to remain behind he just drove off, stranding her in some dinky town with just a few bucks and the clothes she was wearing Synonyms of strand abandon, desert, forsake, maroon, quit, leaveWords Related to strand discard, ditch, dump, fling, jettison, junk, scrap, shed, shuck (off), throw away, throw out; deliver, give up, hand over, relinquish, surrender, yield; escape, retreat (from), take off (from), vacate, withdraw (from); abjure, cut off, disown, reject, renounce, repudiate, separate (from); sacrifice; distance; disregard, forget, ignore, neglectNear Antonyms of strand harbor, have, hold, keep, own, possess, reserve, retain, withhold; redeem, rescue, saveAntonyms of strand reclaim



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