There was not sea-room to wear and bear up on the other tack.
What you want for your craft on this voyage is plenty of sea-room.
There was therefore plenty of sea-room for the floating-ice to escape southwards.
Them as are outside to-morrow morning will do well to see that they have plenty of sea-room.
That may be all well enough, however, where there is plenty of sea-room.
There is sea-room for every keel, and use for all their treasures.
The gale is off the land, and we have sea-room enough for anything.
It's just like yachting,—you should have plenty of sea-room.
A little vessel may be blown away from the land, or have plenty of sea-room to leeward when the storm attacks her.
The distance between us increased at each moment, and, had we sea-room, it was possible for us yet to escape.