beach umbrella

beach umbrella
a large umbrella used as a sunshade on beaches, in gardens, etc.

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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  • beach umbrella — noun : a large umbrella used to shade part of a beach, patio, or recreation area * * * a large umbrella used to provide shade on sunny beaches, lawns, etc. * * * beach umbrella, a large umbrella fitted with a pole for use at a bathing beach …   Useful english dictionary

  • beach umbrella — a large umbrella used to provide shade on sunny beaches, lawns, etc. * * * …   Universalium

  • beach umbrella — /ˈbitʃ ʌmbrɛlə/ (say beech umbreluh) noun a large umbrella fixed by means of a spiked end into the sand, and providing shade for one or more people …   Australian English dictionary

  • umbrella — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ rolled ▪ beach, sun ▪ golf ▪ nuclear, protective (both figurative) ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • umbrella — n. 1) to open an umbrella 2) to fold (up) an umbrella 3) a beach umbrella 4) under an umbrella (also fig.) * * * [ʌm brelə] a beach umbrella to fold (up) an umbrella to open an umbrella under an umbrella (also fig.) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • umbrella — um|brel|la [ʌmˈbrelə] n [Date: 1600 1700; : Italian; Origin: ombrella, from Latin umbella, from umbra; UMBRAGE] 1.) an object that you use to protect yourself against rain or hot sun. It consists of a circular folding frame covered in cloth… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • umbrella — Synonyms and related words: aegis, agency, air cover, air raid, air support, arm guard, awning, backstop, beach umbrella, blind, bombing, brolly, buffer, bulwark, bumbershoot, bumper, chute, contraceptive, copyright, cover, coverage, crash helmet …   Moby Thesaurus

  • umbrella — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. shade, screen; parasol, sunshade, bumbershoot; canopy, covering. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. parasol, sunshade, beach umbrella, parapluie (French), bumbershoot*, brolly* (British). III (Roget s 3… …   English dictionary for students

  • umbrella — n parasol, sunshade, beach umbrella, Fr. parapluie, Brit. Sl. brolly, Brit. Facetious. gamp, Inf. bumbershoot …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Umbrella — Parasol redirects here. For other uses, see Umbrella (disambiguation), Umbrella (song) or Parasol (disambiguation) An umbrella or parasol (sometimes colloquially, gamp, brolly, or bumbershoot) is a canopy designed to protect against precipitation …   Wikipedia

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