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Synonyms for sea

Synonyms for sea

a division of an ocean or a large body of salt water partially enclosed by land

anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume

turbulent water with swells of considerable size

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But no sooner had they put to sea than the winds of Crete began to blow.
The stealthy Visby corvette put to sea on her maiden voyage late last year on the first leg of her engineering trials under the shipbuilder Kockurns' supervision.
Now her owner, businessman Steve Clarke, 50, is working on a method of lowering the upper sections of the masts every time the 100-ft-long schooner has to put to sea.
The Meteorological and Geophysics Office in North Maluku has warned of rainstorms in the area and advised ships not to put to sea.
BRITAIN'S most famous aircraft carrier has cost the taxpayer pounds 9million and hasn't put to sea for TWO YEARS.
In addition, Logicon has long supported the Aegis combat system, an essential element that made the Arleigh Burke the most powerful surface combatant ever put to sea when it was commissioned in 1991.
News & World Report is typical: "Bristling with high-tech gear and missiles, the fleet is easily the most muscular America has ever put to sea.
Named for the Medal of Honor recipient, Commander Clyde Everett Lassen, the USS Lassen is one of the most powerful surface combatant ships ever put to sea.
One piece of advice for members of the Government and politicians in general - never put to sea in a storm.
The death toll would have been even worse had it not been for the heroic efforts of five local fishermen, who put to sea in a small fishing coble and saved the lives of several members of the overwhelmed fleet.
The Irish Coast Guard said a crack had been spotted in Rotterdam but it was deemed safe to put to sea.
He added: "This incident illustrates the need to put to sea well prepared.
ALL of those who live near the coast, in particular, value the efficiency and courage of the emergency services who put to sea or air to rescue those in danger.
TCG Heybeliada was put to sea with a ceremony on September 27, 2008 (during which the construction of F-512 TCG Buyukada, the second MILGEM class warship, also began).
As soon as he made port and got paid off, he vowed he'd never put to sea again, but would live with his wife and kids on shore like a proper man should.