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Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary

1858, from a- (1) "on" + sea.


a. 1 on the ocean; on a boat on the ocean 2 uncertain; (psychologically) adrift. adv. in the direction of the sea, seaward.


adv. in the direction of the sea; "the sailor looked seaward" [syn: seaward, seawards, toward the sea]


Asea may refer to:

  • African Securities Exchanges Association or African Stock Exchanges Association, an alliance of African exchanges
  • Allmänna Svenska Elektriska Aktiebolaget, a former Swedish industrial company, now part of Asea Brown Boveri
  • Asea, Greece, a village in Arcadia, Greece
  • ASEA, LLC, a privately owned direct selling company, located in Salt Lake City, Utah

Usage examples of "asea".

It was horrible, and the fog drifting, rocking like waves asea, with the sun of late morning striving to burn it away to reveal a plain of red-splattered grass littered with corpses.

I had been too long asea, too long banking my anticipation for this moment.

Crazed souls took running dives off a stage and landed on asea of human limbs.

In the late fifties, Alfvén had been called in by the Swedish power company ASEA to investigate a problem they were having with explosions in mercury arc rectifiers used in the transmission grid.