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Place for an umbrella
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Alternative clues for the word beach
Leave on shore
Place to take an umbrella
Bad place for a whale
An area of sand sloping down to the water of a sea or lake
Mecca in summer
Coney Island feature
Miami or Vero
Miami or Pebble
Kind of ball
Word definitions for beach in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. noun COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES a beach bag (= to take to the beach ) ▪ I bought a big striped beach bag. a beach ball (= a large light ball used on the beach ) ▪ Dad, will you blow up the beach ball? a beached/stranded whale (= one that is stuck...
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Beach \Beach\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Beached (b[=e]cht); p. pr. & vb. n. Beaching .] To run or drive (as a vessel or a boat) upon a beach; to strand; as, to beach a ship.
Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. The shore of a body of water, especially when sandy or pebbly. vb. To run (something) aground on a beach.
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
1530s, "loose, water-worn pebbles of the seashore," probably from Old English bæce, bece "stream," from Proto-Germanic *bakiz . Extended to loose, pebbly shores (1590s), and in dialect around Sussex and Kent beach still has the meaning "pebbles worn by...
Word definitions in WordNet
v. land on a beach; "the ship beached near the port"
Word definitions in Gazetteer
Population (2000): 1116 Housing Units (2000): 570 Land area (2000): 1.828545 sq. miles (4.735909 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.828545 sq. miles (4.735909 sq. km) FIPS code: 05420 Located within: North...
Word definitions in Wikipedia
A beach is a landform along a body of water. It usually consists of loose particles, which are often composed of rock , such as sand , gravel , shingle , pebbles , or cobblestones . The particles comprising a beach are occasionally biological in origin,...
Usage examples of beach.
A roar went up from the crowd on the beach as Abo turned the shark over to the slaughterers and held up his arms in triumph.
Skin acrawl with urgency, Taverik strode down to the beached boat and muffled the badly mismatched oars.
But as I watched from that seaward beach it seemed to me that never had I been aware of it so acutely as now.
I was too awestruck to know fear, too adulatory in my awe, but I knew the open area of the beach was not safe, and I hurried away from Espinal and the motionless column of blackhearts.
Harding, the banker and local magnate of Sandy Beach, whose money it was that had financed the new aeroplane concern.
Slowly the squad of fifty Hadati hillmen reached the summit, and at last Erik and Akee were alone on the beach.
Ad Lib club, 132-4, 139 Adams, John and Marina, 126, 254 Aitken, Jonathan, 228 Albufeira, Portugal, 204 album sleeve designs, 333-48, 500-506, albums, by the Beach Boys, 280-81 by the Beatles Abbey Road, 550-59, 565 Beatles: Love Songs, Beatles for Sale, 38, 173 Let It Be, 470, 534-9, 549-51, 575, 578 Magical Mystery Tour, Please Please Me, 93, 95, 153, 583 Revolver, 190, 268, 281, 290-92 Rubber Soul, 268, 278, 290 Sgt.
That evening, after their frolic on the beach, I intend to bring all the Chatterford alumnae home -- except Eva.
When they anchored in the deepest part of the channel, Hal dropped a hand line over the side, the hooks baited with crabs they had taken from their holes on the sandy beach.
When he looked back the way he had come he could see the Gull of Moray anchored not far off a tiny rind of beach that clung precariously to the foot of the soaring rocky cliffs where the mountains fell into the sea.
When they had made their tallies other gangs of seamen rolled the great barrels down to the beach and loaded them into the largest pinnace to be taken out to the galleon, which lay anchored out in the channel, under her new mainmast and rigging.
In the sunset they studied the two ships anchored in the channel and watched the activity on the beach.
Beautiful rocky cliffs, full of caves, enclosed a little beach of colored pebbles, and then a strip of golden sand scattered over with rocks that held pools full of scarlet sea anemonies, and shells, and colored seaweeds like satin ribbon.
He wound up on the Beach at Sigma End, where he hung out with guys like the legendary Billy Anker, at that time obsessed with Radio RX1.
Opposite the islet, the beach consisted first of sand, covered with black stones, which were now appearing little by little above the retreating tide.