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Definition 1: an eastern subfamily of Malayo-Polynesian languages - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for oceanic in the sense of this definition

(oceanic is a kind of ...) the branch of the Austronesian languages spoken from Madagascar to the central Pacific

(... is a kind of oceanic ) the Oceanic language spoken on Tahiti

(... is a kind of oceanic ) the Oceanic language spoken by the Maori in New Zealand

(... is a kind of oceanic ) the Oceanic languages spoken on Hawaii

(... is a kind of oceanic ) the Oceanic language spoken on Fiji

Definition 2: relating to or occurring or living in or frequenting the open ocean - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where oceanic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • oceanic islands like Bermuda
  • oceanic currents
  • oceanic birds
  • pelagic organisms
  • pelagic whaling

Synonyms for oceanic in the sense of this definition

Definition 3: constituting or living in the open sea - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where oceanic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • oceanic waters
  • oceanic life

(oceanic is similar to ...) relating to or characteristic of or occurring on or in the sea

Definition 4: resembling the ocean in apparent limitlessness in extent or degree - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where oceanic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the oceanic violence of his rage

(oceanic is similar to ...) having no limits in range or scope

"to start with a theory of unlimited freedom is to end up with unlimited despotism" "the limitless reaches of outer space"

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