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


And there were caves and crevices in which deep sea fish once had lurked.

Sir William's between the devil and the deep sea, as it strikes me.

But in the course of ages much of the soil was washed away and disappeared in the deep sea.

Don't stand there like the Pope between the devil and the deep sea.

He was as lonely in the world as a man swimming in the deep sea.

Fishing is notoriously (I am talking now of the deep sea) a matter of luck.

They had risen from the bottom of the deep sea of anarchy to assume control.

Each gem is but a drop of water in the deep sea of his riches.

In any case, no adult eel ever comes back from the deep sea.

"The devil or the deep sea," replied Jim, humorously inclined.