You know that vast, wet expanse of blue that keeps crashing waves on the beach? That's the ocean.


Of or pertaining to the main or great sea; as, the ocean waves; an ocean stream.

a large body of water constituting a principal part of the hydrosphere

anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume

The whole body of salt water which covers more than three fifths of the surface of the globe; -- called also the sea, or great sea.

One of the large bodies of water into which the great ocean is regarded as divided, as the Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic and Antarctic oceans.

An immense expanse; any vast space or quantity without apparent limits; as, the boundless ocean of eternity; an ocean of affairs.

Of or pertaining to the main or great sea; as, the ocean waves; an ocean stream.


O"cean , a. Of or pertaining to the main or great sea; as, the ocean waves; an ocean stream. Milton.

Of or pertaining to the main or great sea; as, the ocean waves; an ocean stream.


Usage Examples

Hawaii was beautiful of course, we played at Turtle Bay an amazing resort right on the ocean.

I like to dedicate myself wholeheartedly to a cause so that I have more impact. My goal is to shed light on the beauty of the ocean and how important it is for our planet.

I don't know if you can change things, but it's a drop in the ocean.

I shall go the way of the open sea, to the lands I knew before you came, and the cool ocean breezes shall blow from me the memory of your name.

If you live a life of make-believe, your life isn't worth anything until you do something that does challenge your reality. And to me, sailing the open ocean is a real challenge, because it's life or death.

I saw also that there was an ocean of darkness and death, but an infinite ocean of light and love, which flowed over the ocean of darkness.

Ocean is more ancient than the mountains, and freighted with the memories and the dreams of Time.

Surfing soothes me, it's always been a kind of Zen experience for me. The ocean is so magnificent, peaceful, and awesome. The rest of the world disappears for me when I'm on a wave.

I was like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.

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Other Usage Examples

It is of great use to the sailor to know the length of his line, though he cannot with it fathom all the depths of the ocean.

I hope for your help to explore and protect the wild ocean in ways that will restore the health and, in so doing, secure hope for humankind. Health to the ocean means health for us.

Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge.

Ships that pass in the night, and speak each other in passing, only a signal shown, and a distant voice in the darkness So on the ocean of life, we pass and speak one another, only a look and a voice, then darkness again and a silence.

Sydney in general is eclectic. You can be on that brilliant blue ocean walk in the morning and then within 20 minutes you can be in a completely vast suburban sprawl or an Italian or Asian suburb, and it's that mix of people, it's that melting pot of people that give it its vital personality.

The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.

Israel welcomes the wind of change, and sees a window of opportunity. Democratic and science-based economies by nature desire peace. Israel does not want to be an island of affluence in an ocean of poverty. Improvements in our neighbours' lives mean improvements to the neighbourhood in which we live.

In the United States, we do a pretty good job of protecting iconic landscapes and postcard views, but the ocean gets no respect.

Let both sides seek to invoke the wonders of science instead of its terrors. Together let us explore the stars, conquer the deserts, eradicate disease, tap the ocean depths, and encourage the arts and commerce.

In the months leading up to World War II, there was a tendency among many Americans to talk absently about the trouble in Europe. Nothing that happened an ocean away seemed very threatening.


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