Definition of "seacoast" [sea•coast]

  • Land bordering the sea. (noun)

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Use "seacoast" in a sentence
  • "It is surrounded on three sides by a high fence and on the fourth by the seacoast, which is patrolled day and night by the Israeli navy."
  • "I also had the experience of seeing BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN in New Hampshire, although down along the seacoast, which is not so country as the rest of the state."
  • "The seacoast was the one area of the core Empire that had not suffered heavily during the Fall."