Definition of seascape in English:



  • 1A view of an expanse of sea.

    • ‘Some of the protected areas in this seascape are already World Heritage sites.’
    • ‘The far-flung views offer one of the most superb blends of seascape and mountain possible.’
    • ‘Instead, the latter of the two amused himself with taking in the early-morning Island seascape.’
    • ‘We offer the natural wonders of whales, icebergs and seabirds framed by dramatic seascape, landscape and unique culture.’
    landscape, countryside, country, terrain, Topography, setting, surroundings, environment
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    1. 1.1A depiction of a seascape.
      • ‘Turner's seascapes are never merely paintings of the sea.’
      • ‘In the darkened room behind this diorama, a wall-sized video projection showed a seascape of lapping waves.’
      • ‘All are landscapes or seascapes without figures.’
      • ‘At the Met, Paul Signac and his luminous seascapes emerge from Seurat's shadow.’
      • ‘He often concentrated on views of rivers or estuaries with a strong diagonal axis, and also occasionally painted seascapes.’
      • ‘His subjects range from wildlife, landscapes and seascapes, to a wide variety of sporting art ventures.’