put (out) to sea


put (out) to sea
put (out) to ˈsea idiom
to leave a port or ↑harbour by ship or boat
Main entry:seaidiom

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  • put out to sea — put (out) to sea : to leave a port, harbor, etc., and begin traveling on the sea The ship put to sea. We will dock tonight and put out to sea tomorrow. • • • Main Entry: ↑sea …   Useful english dictionary

  • put (out) to sea — leave land on a voyage. → sea …   English new terms dictionary

  • put (out) to sea — idi put (out) to sea, to embark on a sea voyage …   From formal English to slang

  • put out to … from … — ˌput ˈout (to…/from…) derived (of a boat or its sailors) to leave a port • to put out to sea • We put out from Liverpool. Opp: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • put out — v. 1) (D; refl.) ( to disturb ) to put oneself out for (don t put yourself out for us) 2) (misc.) to put out to sea * * * [ pʊt aʊt] (misc.) to put out to sea (D; refl.) ( to disturb ) to put out oneself out for (don t put out yourself out for… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • put out to — phr verb Put out to is used with these nouns as the object: ↑sea, ↑tender …   Collocations dictionary

  • put out — Synonyms and related words: abash, abashed, abroad, addle, addle the wits, adrift, afflicted, aggravate, aggravated, agitated, ail, air, annoy, annoyed, appall, astound, astray, at sea, ball up, balled up, be the matter, becloud, bedazzle,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • put to sea — To begin a voyage • • • Main Entry: ↑put * * * put (out) to sea leave land on a voyage * * * put (out) to sea : to leave a port, harbor, etc., and begin traveling on the sea The ship …   Useful english dictionary

  • put — ► VERB (putting; past and past part. put) 1) move to or place in a particular position. 2) bring into a particular state or condition: she tried to put me at ease. 3) (put on/on to) cause to carry or be subject to. 4) assign a value, figure, or… …   English terms dictionary

  • sea — [sē] n. [ME see < OE sæ, akin to Du zee, Ger see] 1. the continuous body of salt water covering the greater part of the earth s surface; ocean 2. a large body of salt water wholly or partly enclosed by land [the Red Sea, Irish Sea] 3. a large… …   English World dictionary


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