Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The straight course or reach of a winding river which stretches out toward the sea.

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Examples

  • The sea-reach of the Thames stretched before us like the beginning of an interminable waterway.

    Heart of Darkness

  • The white man, turning his back upon the setting sun, looked along the empty and broad expanse of the sea-reach.

    Tales of Unrest

  • The sea-reach of the Thames is straight, and, once Sheerness is left behind, its banks seem very uninhabited, except for the cluster of houses which is

    The Mirror of the Sea

  • "The sea-reach of the Thames stretched before us like the beginning of an interminable waterway.

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