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addaword.gifdefinition of sea fret

sea mist. This word is used mainly on the East coast of England and Scotland
It's a pity you can't see the coastline in the sea fret.
Submitted by: Hanna Brink from Germany on 11/06/2009 19:57:00
Definition of sea fret from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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