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Synonyms of ocean in English:


  • 1 the ocean was very calm that day
    informal drink, briny, chuck, salt chuck
    literary deep, waves, main
  • 2 informal oceans of energy
    a lot, a great/good deal, plenty, an abundance, a great/large amount
    informal lots, tons, loads, buttloads, heaps, scads, oodles, gobs
    vulgar slang shitload
    [Antonyms] dearth, lack
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    marine, maritime, oceanic, pelagic, thalassic relating to the ocean

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