Definition of sea change in English:
A profound or notable transformation: recent years have witnessed a sea change in the fortunes of car safety as a marketable quantity
More example sentences
- This marks a profound sea change for the Company, which is arguably the largest B-to-B publisher online.
- With every decision that marks a sea change on the telecom horizon, there's usually a technology solution to address it.
- Only a true partnership involving all stakeholders can make a real sea change.
transformation, change, alteration, modification, variation, conversion, revision, amendment, metamorphosis, transfiguration, evolution, mutation;
remodelling, reshaping, remoulding, redoing, reconstruction, rebuilding, recasting, reorganization, rearrangement, reordering, reshuffling, restyling, rejigging, reworking, renewal, renewing, revamping, renovation, overhaul, remaking;
From Shakespeare's Tempest ( i. ii. 403).
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan