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beaches, plural;
  1. Run or haul up (a boat or ship) onto a beach
    • - at the water's edge a rowboat was beached
    • - crews would not beach for fear of damaging craft
  2. Cause (a whale or similar animal) to become stranded out of the water

  3. (of a whale or similar animal) Become stranded out of the water

  4. (of an angler) Land (a fish) on a beach

  5. Cause (someone) to suffer a loss
    • - competitive procurement seems to have beached several companies
  1. A pebbly or sandy shore, esp. by the ocean between high- and low-water marks

  1. an area of sand sloping down to the water of a sea or lake
  2. land on a beach; "the ship beached near the port"
  3. A beach is a geological landform along the shoreline of an ocean, sea or lake. It usually consists of loose particles which are often composed of rock, such as sand, gravel, shingle, pebbles, waves or cobblestones. ...
  4. Beaching is when a vessel is laid ashore, or grounded deliberately in shallow water. This is more usual with small flat-bottomed boats. Larger ships may be beached deliberately, for instance in an emergency a damaged ship might be beached to prevent it from sinking in deep water. ...
  5. is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Tite Kubo. Bleach follows the adventures of Ichigo Kurosaki after he obtains the powers of a Soul Reaper - a death personification similar to the Grim Reaper - from Rukia Kuchiki. ...
  6. Mew is a Danish alternative music band consisting of Jonas Bjerre, Bo Madsen, and Silas Utke Graae Jørgensen. Bassist Johan Wohlert was also a founding member of the band, but left in 2006. ...
  7. The Beach is a 2000 drama film by the Trainspotting production team consisting of John Hodge, producer Andrew Macdonald and director Danny Boyle based on The Beach, a 1996 novel by Alex Garland. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Tilda Swinton, Robert Carlyle, Virginie Ledoyen and Guillaume Canet.
  8. The Beach (1996) is a novel by Alex Garland about backpackers in Thailand. Influenced by such literary works as Heart of Darkness and Lord of the Flies, it describes the adventures of a young Englishman in search of and on a legendary, idyllic beach untouched by tourism.
  9. The loose pebbles of the seashore, especially worn by waves; shingle; That part of the shore of the sea or of a lake which is washed by the tide and waves; the strand; A horizontal strip of land, usually sandy, adjoining water; A carefree time, something easy and relaxing; To run (something) ...
  10. (Beaches) There are a number of beaches near Surat. Only 16 km away, Dumas is a popular resort with locals. Suvali is 28 km from the city and Ubhrat is 42 km out, while Tithal is 108 km away and only five km from Valsad on the iOS to we love the web railway line. ...
  11. (Beaches) Barceloneta beach | Bogatell beach | Mar Bella beach | Nova Icària beach | Nova Mar Bella beach | Sant Sebastià beach
  12. (Beaches) Skiing • Medical tourism • Wildlife (National parks  • Protected areas) • Hill stations • World Heritage Sites  • Waterfalls  • Lakes  • Islands
  13. (Beaches) Take your beachfront lifestyle to new heights with Sentosa’s beach attractions! Ride roaring waves, master different watersports, be mesmerized by fireworks, lights and water displays, get up-close with friendly animals, or simply stroll along in search of solitude. ...
  14. (Beaches) There are a number of beach resorts within a couple of hours drive from Manila for those in search of the sand and sea. The closest among the top resorts is Caylabne in Cavite, a little more than an hour away from the metropolis. ...
  15. A getaway destination on the Atlantic Ocean ranging from Ocean City, MD up to Lewes, DE.  (See also: Shore)
  16. Zone of unconsolidated material that extends landward from the low water line to the place where there is marked change in material or physiographic form, or to the line of permanent vegetation (usually the effective lint of storm waves).
  17. accumulation of sand and shingle material at a coast or at the fringes of a body of water due either to low energy brought about by sheltered conditions or due to an excess of sediment.
  18. Term of endearment sometimes used for Beachcombing
  19. a zone of loose material extending from the low water mark to a point landward where either the topography abruptly changes or permanent vegetation first appears. Beaches may be composed of clay, silt, sand, gravel, cobbles, boulders, coral pieces or any combination of these.
  20. The slope between the water's edge and dry land. To beach a sailor was to put him ashore without intention of letting him return to the ship. Hit the Beach is a bluejacket expression for shore leave.
  21. Sand or sediment covered zone between the seaward limit of permanent vegetation and the mean low water line. Sometimes includes the seafloor from the mean low water line to the surf zone.*
  22. a narrow strip of land that rises gradually from an adjacent body of water, usually consisting of sand and/or small stones
  23. accumulation of wave-deposited, loose sediment, usually sand, that extends from the outermost breakers to the landward limit of wave and swash action.
  24. A beach is an accumulation of wave-worked sediments above and below the waterline along the shore. Dynamically, it consists of 3 shore-parallel zones: backshore, only rarely affected by waves; foreshore (beachface), continually subject to wave swash and backwash; and nearshore (shoreface), the ...
  25. Naval 'On the Beach' Naval slang expression normally, and originally, meaning retired from the Service, but of recent years sometimes used to describe an appointment to a shore establishment.