Translation of sea in Spanish:
- 1 countable 1.1 (often plural) (ocean)mar (masculine)at the bottom of the seaThe noun → mar is feminine in literary language and in some set idiomatic expressionsen el fondo del mara house by the seauna casa a orillas del marto go/travel by sea
una casa junto al marir/viajar en barcothe window looks out to seala ventana da al marout on the open seaen mar abiertoon the high seasen alta marto go to sea (as profession)entrar en la marinato put (out) to sea at seathis left him feeling completely at seaesto lo confundió totalmenteat first I was all at seaal principio me sentí totalmente perdido or confundidowe've been at sea for a monthhace un mes que estamos embarcados or que zarpamosto dump waste at seaverter desechos en el marto sail the seven seas [literary]surcar los siete mares [literary](before noun) (route/transport)
del mar(nymph)the sea air/breeze
marinoel aire/la brisa del marI don't like sea bathing (British)no me gusta bañarme en el marsea crossing sea defenses or (British) defences sea fishpez (masculine) de marsea fishingpesca (feminine) marítima or en el marsea mist sea monster sea viewvista (feminine) al marExample sentences1.2 (inland)
- Sadly, the most easily-attainable sources for iodine are iodized salt and sea products, both of which can be taboo for pregnant women.
- For Rachel, the vastness of the sea brings comfort and reassurance - it's a constant, she says, in a constantly changing world, and its great expanse puts our problems into perspective.
- On Tybee Island, it was estimated that 43.82 acres of land would be lost to the sea.
- 2 (swell, turbulence) (usually plural) heavy or rough seasmar (feminine) gruesa
mar (masculine) agitado or encrespado or picadoExample sentences
- At 6:30 the next morning, the seas were finally calm, and we pulled into the port of New York.
- Two Plexiglas dioramas of a boat on storm-tossed seas depicted Ernest Shackleton's ill-fated South Pole expedition of 1914.
- The artist's rising seas appear to be made of metal, stone, earth and glass, as well as water.
- 3 (large mass, quantity) (no plural) a sea of bloodun mar de sangrea sea of mudun barrizala sea of facesuna multitud de rostrosa sea of people
miles de rostrosExample sentences
- From freezers and hardening tunnels to compressors, evaporators and air handling units, a sea of chilling and freezing equipment is available to the dairy industry.
- We appreciate the flavorful food, recognizing in the candlelight the small, spicy leaves we snipped from a sea of greens that bright morning.
- Others will find a healthful haven among a sea of fortified yogurts and dairy beverages.
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