shoreless

shoreless
\\ˈ ̷ ̷lə̇s\ adjective
1. : having no shore

the sea beats against a shoreless cliff

2. : of indefinite or unlimited extent : boundless

a great expanse of shoreless water — H.L.Bridgman


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  • Shoreless — Shore less, a. Having no shore or coast; of indefinite or unlimited extent; as, a shoreless ocean. Young. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shoreless — [shôrlis] adj. having no shore; boundless …   English World dictionary

  • shoreless — adjective Without a shore, or with no shore in sight; boundless. In other words, the infinite, unlimited and shoreless ocean now is made to look upon itself through the drop as merely the limited drop of that infinite, unlimited and shoreless… …   Wiktionary

  • shoreless — /shawr lis, shohr /, adj. 1. limitless; boundless. 2. without a shore or beach suitable for landing: a shoreless island. [1620 30; SHORE1 + LESS] * * * …   Universalium

  • shoreless — /ˈʃɔləs/ (say shawluhs) adjective 1. boundless. 2. without a shore for landing on: a shoreless island. {shore1 + less} …  

  • shoreless — shore·less || ʃɔrlɪs /ʃɔː adj. lacking a beach where a boat can land; unlimited, boundless …   English contemporary dictionary

  • shoreless — shore·less …   English syllables

  • shoreless — shore•less [[t]ˈʃɔr lɪs, ˈʃoʊr [/t]] adj. 1) limitless; boundless 2) without a shore or beach suitable for landing • Etymology: 1620–30 …   From formal English to slang

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