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  1. beachedadjective

    run or brought ashore

  2. beachedadjective

    left stranded and helpless, especially on a beach

    a beached whale

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Beachedadjective

    Exposed to the waves.

    Etymology: from beach.

    Timon hath made his everlasting mansion
    Upon the beached verge of the salt flood;
    Which once a day, with his embossed froth,
    The turbulent surge shall cover. William Shakespeare, Timon.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Beached

    of Beach

  2. Beached

    bordered by a beach

  3. Beached

    driven on a beach; stranded; drawn up on a beach; as, the ship is beached

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of beached in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of beached in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of beached in a Sentence

  1. Luca Bittau:

    She was pregnant and had almost certainly aborted before( she) beached, the fetus was in an advanced state of composition.

  2. Mr Calder:

    He must’ve gotten caught in a torrent and confused, beached himself on the side of the road.

  3. Aroon Melane:

    We heard there was a beached killer whale so we went to go find it. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration gave permission to keep the orca wet and protected from animals until they could arrive, we were working on getting a hose and pump to work. In the meantime, we used buckets to keep the orca wet. The orca started getting more lively after we put water on it.

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