English to Afrikaans Meaning :: beach

strand
Beach :
strand
- stranduitgespoelstrandespoelde
 

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Noun(1) an area of sand sloping down to the water of a sea or lake
Verb(1) land on a beach

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(1) Once, he even directed the helmsman to beach the boat, right into the teeth of an ambush, and pursued our attackers on foot, into the jungle.(2) The captain and engineer motored the ship across the harbour, intending to beach her in shallow water.(3) The decision to beach the vessel was a hurried and ill-considered over-reaction, with significant consequences in terms of damage.(4) sandy beach(5) The centreboards make it possible to beach the boats, trailer them and get them into very shallow water.(6) The marines' assault echelon had three hours to offload before tidefall threatened to beach their ships.(7) dolphins often beach themselves(8) I was ready to beach the fish on the bar, which now stood clear of all but the biggest waves.(9) beach towel(10) we're going to the beach(11) I want to walk along a tropical beach at sunset or ramble through a ruined temple at sunrise.(12) We beach the raft and pull out our cameras as raft number two begins its run through the 400 metres of white water.(13) Souyia proved another low-key mix of tavernas and bars fronting a pebbly beach .(14) On the beach at Sandy Hook on the New Jersey shore one October there were hundreds of us assembled in the predawn hours, fishing for striped bass.(15) he managed to beach a fine trout(16) Try as we may, no one has been able to fully explain why whales and dolphins beach themselves in the hundreds each year.
Related Words
(1) on the beach ::
op die strand
Synonyms
Noun
1. seaside ::
see
2. seashore ::
strand
3. shore ::
strand
4. coast ::
kus
5. waterfront ::
waterfront
6. lakeshore ::
Lakeshore
7. coastline ::
kuslyn
8. coastal region ::
kusgebied
9. littoral ::
kus
10. seaboard ::
kus
11. foreshore ::
strandgebied
12. water's edge ::
rand water se
14. strand ::
strand
Verb
15. land ::
land
16. ground ::
grond
17. strand ::
strand
18. run aground ::
hardloop gestrand
19. run ashore ::
hardloop wal
Different Forms
beach, beached, beaches, beaching
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...in Oxnard. And we\'re not talking
Oxnard at the beach. No.

...in Oxnard. And we're not talking Oxnard at the BEACH. No.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 2


Did you watch the ceremony on the beach?

Did you watch the ceremony on the BEACH?

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 2


One morning,
he shot two seagulls on the beach.

One morning, he shot two seagulls on the BEACH.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 2


Did you know Priya took Leonard
Rollerblading at the beach?

Did you know Priya took Leonard Rollerblading at the BEACH?

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 19


...balancing a beach ball on her nose.

...balancing a BEACH ball on her nose.

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 3


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