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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Spray blown up from the surface of the sea.

Usage examples (7)
  • Amid a mass of spoondrift the schooner drove helplessly before it.
  • She was all of a shiver forward, the spoondrift thick on her flanks,
  • The spoondrift began to fly so that you could not see the moon, and the wind was enough to choke you if you faced it.
  • Looking out of the tent, we could scarcely bear the chilling blast, which drove the particles of snow like pins and needles into our faces much as spoondrift is driven... for more
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