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English noun: ocean

1. ocean (object) a large body of water constituting a principal part of the hydrosphere


Broader (hypernym)body of water, water


Narrower (hyponym)deep


Instance hyponymAntarctic Ocean, Arctic Ocean, Atlantic, Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean, Pacific, Pacific Ocean


Part meronymhydrosphere


Domain category membersbody of water, shore, water

2. ocean (quantity) anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume


Synonymssea


Broader (hypernym)large indefinite amount, large indefinite quantity









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