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Definition of marine:

  1. A picture representing some marine subject.
  2. A solider serving on shipboard; a sea soldier; one of a body of troops trained to do duty in the navy.
  3. Formed by the action of the currents or waves of the sea; as, marine deposits.
  4. Of or pertaining to the sea; having to do with the ocean, or with navigation or naval affairs; nautical; as, marine productions or bodies; marine shells; a marine engine.
  5. The sum of naval affairs; naval economy; the department of navigation and sea forces; the collective shipping of a country; as, the mercantile marine.


nautical, saltwater, ocean, of the sea, leatherneck, oceangoing, maritime, devil dog, seagoing, pelagic, aquatic, thalassic, navigational, shipboard soldier.

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