Share this entry

ocean

Synonyms of ocean in English:

noun

  • 1 the ocean was very calm that day
    informaldrink, briny, chuck, salt chuck
    literarydeep, waves, main
  • 2 informal oceans of energy
    a lot, a great/good deal, plenty, an abundance, a great/large amount
    informallots, tons, loads, buttloads, heaps, scads, oodles, gobs
    vulgar slangshitload
    [Antonyms] dearth, lack
  • Word links

    marine, maritime, oceanic, pelagic, thalassic relating to the ocean

    Definition of ocean in:

    Share this entry

     

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources