Definition of sargasso in English:


Syllabification: sar·gas·so
Pronunciation: /särˈɡasō
(also sargasso weed)


Another term for sargassum.
More example sentences
  • Fishing produced little to eat; the only life seemed to be sea turtles, an occasional whale, and the Sargasso weed itself.


late 16th century: from Portuguese sargaço, of unknown origin.

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