American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. The calcareous shell of a marine mollusk or similar marine organism.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The shell of any saltwater mollusk; a marine shell, such as may be found on the sea-shore. See Oceanides, 2.
- n. the empty shell of a marine mollusk
- n. A very light pink colour, like that of some seashell.
- adj. Of a very light pink colour, like that of some seashell.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Zoöl.) The shell of any marine mollusk.
- n. the shell of a marine organism
“Anyway, next is some mini beads, also from ELC, in seashell designs (being handwork, those will probably go on tonight while I watch House and Tuesday's CSI).”
“She could hear the faint sound that caves made — it was like holding a seashell to your ear, only in this case the seashell was a lot bigger, and she was standing inside — and, somewhere in the distance, Glory could hear the faint, definitive plashing of water.”
“But, however tempestuous this is within me, it comes out as the low voice of a curiously colored seashell, which is only for those ears that are bent with compassion to hear it.”
“A seashell should be the crest of England, not only because it represents a power built on the waves, but also the hard finish of the men.”
“The pattern on a seashell is the mollusk's memories," said Oster, a professor of environmental science, policy and management and of molecular and cell biology.”
“EXAMPLE: aeehllss is 'seashell' argh argh argh argh argh argh argh sent out a meanie email ... about me ...”
“Hearth & Home | Outdoor decorating 2010 classic profile is fresh in the fashionably light "seashell" finish.”
“The seashell lotteryNearly 100 years ago, on the sunny morning of April 11, 1909, a watchmaker from Lodz named Akiva Aryeh Weiss, determined to establish a Jewish settlement outside the Arab port town of Jaffa, distributed plots of land to 60 Jewish founding families in an event that later become known as the "seashell" lottery.”
“Thanks to a shop listing, we were able to see images of the 1005P and even the slightly upgraded 1005PE that comes in the same thick "seashell" shape, but with enhanced girly keys, as well as a textured lid, for the ones that like to pat their laptops.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘seashell’.
A list of words that are odd or words that I have looked up.
very comprehensive list
of molluscs,who does not like
calamari? hmm yum
100,000 species just in molluscs
Words that sound pretty.
Words that make me feel cozy
words that evoke magic, mystery, mayhem, magnificence or anything else that glimmers in the grass
A list of My Little Pony names from the original (G1) collection. 1982-1992
"Snaily, clammy, squidy" has evolved into a vehicle for linking to mollusk quotations, so I've started this list for vernacular names of mollusks.
A big list of color names for use on wordrainbow.com
The list is mainly a vehicle to give some quotations about mollusks, so check the comments.
Looking for tweets for seashell.