from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See Ammophila.
  • n. Same as sea-sedge, 2.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • There is a claw-curl in the sea-bent trees, an eye-gleam in the dark flints in the wall that is not of this world.

    Gilbert Keith Chesterton

  • Then she remembered that she had seen at the widow's a light and strong frail basket, made of the sea-bent which grew in the sands.

    The Billow and the Rock


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.