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This page has 34 definitions of marine with English translations in 9 languages. Marine is an adjective, noun, verb and romanization. Examples of how to use marine in a sentence are shown. Also define these 39 related words and terms: characteristic, sea, find, connect, shipping, navy, force, zoology, inhabit, high seas, oceanic, pelagic, maritime, littoral, situate, seaside, military, nautical, soldier, marine corps, ship, painting, navigation, marin, Marine, mariner, marina, romaji, マリネ, marinus, eu, marinar, ele, ela, você, usted, yo, él, and ella.
Recorded since c.1420, borrowed from Middle French marin, from Old French, from Latin marinus (“of the sea”), itself from mare (“sea”), from Proto-Indo-European *móri (“body of water, lake”) (cognate with Old English mere (“sea, lake, pool, pond”), Dutch meer, German Meer, all from Proto-Germanic *mari).
- Belonging to or characteristic of the sea; existing or found in the sea; formed or produced by the sea.
- 2013 July 20, “Welcome to the plastisphere”, in The Economist, volume 408, number 8845:
- Plastics are energy-rich substances, which is why many of them burn so readily. Any organism that could unlock and use that energy would do well in the Anthropocene. Terrestrial bacteria and fungi which can manage this trick are already familiar to experts in the field. Dr Mincer and Dr Amaral-Zettler found evidence of them on their marine plastic, too.
Find definitionTo encounter or discover by accident; to happen upon. (1 of 12 find definitions)
- Relating to or connected with the sea (in operation, scope, etc.), especially as pertains to shipping, a navy, or naval forces.
Force definitionStrength or energy of body or mind; active power; vigour; might; capacity of exercising an influence or producing an effect. (1 of 13 force definitions)
- Used or adapted for use at sea.
- (zoology) Inhabiting the high seas; oceanic; pelagic. (distinguished from maritime or littoral)
- (obsolete) Belonging to or situated at the seaside; maritime.
marine (plural marines)
- (military, nautical) A soldier, normally a member of a marine corps, trained to serve on board or from a ship
- He was a marine in World War II.
Military definitionCharacteristic of members of the armed forces. (1 of 4 military definitions)
Marine Corps definitionA military organization of marines, soldiers who are trained and equipped to fight on or from ships.
- (capitalised in the plural): A marine corps.
- He fought with the Marines in World War II.
- A painting representing some marine subject.
- William Dwight Whitney and Benjamin E[li] Smith, editors (1914) , “marine”, in The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language, volume III (Hoop–O), revised edition, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., OCLC 1078064371, page 3630.
- James A. H. Murray [et al.], editors (1884–1928) , “Marine”, in A New English Dictionary on Historical Principles (Oxford English Dictionary), volume VI, Part 2 (M–N), London: Clarendon Press, OCLC 15566697, pages 163–4.
- (military) zeemacht
marine f (plural marines)
marine m (plural marines)
- Marine (member of the United States Marine Corps)
Marine definitionOf, or pertaining to, a marine corps.
- inflection of
- first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
- second-person singular present imperative
Mariner definitionA sailor.
- “marine” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
- plural of
- Rōmaji transcription of
- a navy
- “marine” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
- a navy
- “marine” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.
- first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of marinar
Eu definitionalternative form of io
Marinar definitionto marinate
- third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of marinar
Ele definitionthe name of the Latin-script letter L.
Ela definitionthe name of the Latin-script letter L.
Você definitionsecond-person singular personal pronoun; you (1 of 2 você definitions)
- third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of marinar
- third-person singular (você) negative imperative of marinar
- Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of marinar.
Usted definitionsecond person formal; you (singular) (1 of 2 usted definitions)
- First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of marinar.
- Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of marinar.
- Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of marinar.