What does high seas mean?

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  1. high seas(Noun)

    Parts of the ocean surface that are far from shore.

  2. high seas(Noun)

    International waters; parts of the ocean that are not considered to belong to any specific country.


  1. High Seas

    An NCIS agent who used to work under Gibbs asks for the team's help investigating a case where sailors on an aircraft carrier are dying of a drug overdose, but have no history of any kind of drug abuse.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. High Seas

    as understood in international law means the entire sea or ocean area which lies beyond a three-mile belt of coast water. This coastal strip is called the mare clausum, and the rights of fishing, &c., in it are reserved to the country upon which it borders.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of high seas in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of high seas in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Kampfner:

    You can't really be' too big' for the high seas. But these superyachts are now at such a size that many of them can't get into harbors.

  2. The Australian navy:

    The weapons were seized under United Nations sanctions, which authorize interdiction on the high seas of illicit weapons destined for Somalia.

  3. Joe Namath:

    The history of the high seas have survival rates over the years, there have been miracles out there, and we're planning on finding the children.

  4. Srikanth Kondapalli:

    One of the primary concerns is the challenge to the free flow of goods and services on the high seas in recent times and strengthening the Indo-Pacific idea.

  5. Hishammuddin Hussein:

    My concern is unintended, accidental, unintentional incidents on the high seas, especially between two major powers that at the end of the day will end up affecting smaller nations like Malaysia.

Images & Illustrations of high seas

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