beachcomber

beachcomber
beachcomber NOUN 1) a person who searches beaches for articles of value. 2) a long wave rolling in from the sea.

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  • beachcomber — [bēch′kōm΄ər] n. 1. COMBER (sense 2) 2. a man who loafs on beaches or wharves, esp. on a South Sea island, living on what he can beg or find 3. a person who spends time on a beach looking for lost or discarded items, natural specimens, etc. that… …   English World dictionary

  • beachcomber — UK [ˈbiːtʃˌkəʊmə(r)] / US [ˈbɪtʃˌkoʊmər] noun [countable] Word forms beachcomber : singular beachcomber plural beachcombers someone who searches a beach looking for shells and valuable or interesting things …   English dictionary

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  • Beachcomber (pen name) — Beachcomber was a nom de plume used by surrealist humorous columnists D. B. Wyndham Lewis and, chiefly, J. B. Morton as authors of the Daily Express column By the Way in the period 1919 1975. Other authors who used the name were Major John… …   Wikipedia

  • Beachcomber (Pen name) — Beachcomber was a nom de plume used by surrealist humorous columnists D. B. Wyndham Lewis and, chiefly, J. B. Morton as authors of the Daily Express column By the Way in the period 1919 1975. Other authors who used the name were Major John… …   Wikipedia

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