from The Century Dictionary.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adverb Stranded.
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Sunset found me in the cove, not hidden by the leaves as before, but sitting in the boat astrand.
There were some boats and barges astrand in the mud, and these enabled us to come within a few yards of her without being seen.
Mademoiselle had just attempted to show her independence: tired of not being married, with a curse on the greatness which kept her astrand, she had made up her mind to a love-match.