1. main, briny, body of water, water

usage: any very large body of (salt) water


1. brackish, briny, salty (vs. fresh)

usage: slightly salty (especially from containing a mixture of seawater and fresh water); "a brackish lagoon"; "the briny deep"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: briny (Dictionary)