South Sea Islands


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South Sea Islands

The islands of the southern Pacific Ocean, roughly coextensive with Oceania.

South Sea Islander n.

South Sea Islands

pl n
(Placename) the islands in the S Pacific that constitute Oceania

South′ Sea` Is′lands


n.pl.
the islands in the S Pacific Ocean. Compare Oceania.
South′ Sea` Is′lander, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.South Sea Islands - any islands in the southern or southwestern of central parts of the Pacific OceanSouth Sea Islands - any islands in the southern or southwestern of central parts of the Pacific Ocean
island - a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water
Translations

South Sea Islands

npl
the South Sea Islands → l'Océanie f

South Sea Islands

npl the South Sea Islandsle isole dei Mari del Sud
References in classic literature ?
Had she, she might readily have been forgiven for abandoning the last vestige of hope, for to the people of Helium Torquas seems as remote as do the South Sea Islands to us.
She had correspondences with clerical gentlemen in most of our East and West India possessions; and was secretly attached to the Reverend Silas Hornblower, who was tattooed in the South Sea Islands.
Gone were the Morris papers and gone the severe cretonnes, gone were the Arundel prints that had adorned the walls of her drawingroom in Ashley Gardens; the room blazed with fantastic colour, and I wondered if she knew that those varied hues, which fashion had imposed upon her, were due to the dreams of a poor painter in a South Sea island.
It was rough work, give and take, if we were finished, and nothing said, and we ran niggers from every south sea island they didn't kick us off from.
For the love of goodness, child,' exclaimed my aunt, 'don't call the woman by that South Sea Island name
Some historians claimed, however, that Ma-i was not an island, but all the south of South Sea islands groups and Manila itself, known then to be a Chinese settlement that was in constant contact with the Chinese mainland as early as the 9th century AD.
One bite and you're taken to the warm flavours of the South Sea Islands.
Interim head coach Robin McBryde will lead Wales on their summer tour to the South Sea Islands next month to take on Tonga and Samoa.
Fonua, who celebrates his 23rd birthday on Christmas Eve, has helped swell the South Sea islands numbers in West Hull for 2016.
THE march of political correctness has led to South Sea Islands war dances being rebranded as "cultural challenges".
Play against any South Sea Islands team, and they are that much harder to defend against because they vary from one game to the next.
Contract awarded for South Sea Islands 17 mangju linear improvement construction

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