Translation of sea in Spanish:
- 1 countable 1.1 (often plural) (ocean)at the bottom of the seaThe noun → mar is feminine in literary language and in some set idiomatic expressionsa house by the seaen el fondo del marto go/travel by seauna casa a orillas del maruna casa junto al marthe window looks out to seair/viajar en barcoout on the open seala ventana da al maron the high seasen mar abiertoto go to sea (as profession)en alta marto put (out) to sea at seathis left him feeling completely at seaentrar en la marinaat first I was all at seaesto lo confundió totalmentewe've been at sea for a monthal principio me sentí totalmente perdido or confundidoto dump waste at seahace un mes que estamos embarcados or que zarpamosto sail the seven seas [literary]verter desechos en el mar(before noun) (route/transport)(battle)(god)del mar(nymph)the sea air/breezeI don't like sea bathing (British English)el aire/la brisa del marsea crossing sea defenses o (British English) defences sea fishno me gusta bañarme en el marsea fishingpez (masculine) de marsea mist sea monster sea viewpesca (feminine) marítima or en el marvista (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 o rough seasmar (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 blooda sea of mudun mar de sangrea sea of facesun barrizala sea of peopleuna multitud de rostrosmiles 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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