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adjective as in grounded

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The killer app, code-named Orca, transmogrified into a beached whale on election day.

On Election Day, Team Romney deployed ORCA, a failed, bloated and beached technology.

He beached his boat and removed his dry suit; he was wearing his white dress uniform underneath.

She was beached quietly on shore at the southern extremity of the real cliff already mentioned.

"Come in and have a cup of tea and tell me the latest Vancouver scandal," Lawanne urged, when they beached the canoe.

"On the river bank, where the canoe the men came in was beached," was the reply.

On the shingle where the ripples washed in lay a boat, half-beached.

As she beached her canoe at Stewart Island, Anne came running down to meet her.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to beached, such as: abandoned, deserted, marooned, stranded, wrecked, and aground.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.