English noun: body of water
|1.||body of water (object) the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)|
|Samples||They invaded our territorial waters.|
They were sitting by the water's edge.
|Narrower (hyponym)||backwater, bay, briny, channel, crossing, drink, embayment, estuary, falls, flowage, ford, gulf, high sea, inlet, international waters, lake, main, mid-water, ocean, offing, polynya, pool, puddle, recess, sea, seven seas, shallow, shoal, sound, stream, territorial waters, watercourse, waterfall, waterway|
|Part meronym||Earth's surface, hydrosphere, surface|
|Substance holonym||H2O, water|
|Domain category||lake, ocean, river|