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sea-girt

Syllabification: sea-girt
Pronunciation: /ˈsēˌɡərt/

Definition of sea-girt in English:

adjective

literary
Surrounded by sea.
Example sentences
  • The virgin huntress who haunted the wild mountainside and sea-girt territory of Greece was a foreigner to the banks of the Nile…
  • Virtually all Guillemots in Britain nest either on sea-girt cliffs or on small islands whence the chicks can readily reach the water.
  • Greatness never departed the land, which was sea-girt, open to all, but also open to all the world's possibilities.

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