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  • A child is an island of curiosity surrounded by a sea of question marks ( Shell advertising slogan )
  • A hewer of wood and a drawer of water
  • A life on the ocean waves
  • A marvellous bird is the pelican, its beak holds more than its belly can
  • A rising tide lifts all boats
  • Abandon ship
  • Above the salt
  • Accelerate your life ( US Navy advertising slogan )
  • Ahoy there
  • All aboard
  • All aboard that's coming aboard
  • All at sea ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • All hands on deck
  • All hands to the pump
  • Anchor man
  • Anchors aweigh ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • As far as the eye can see
  • As happy as a clam ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Back to the salt mine
  • Barbara Ann ( Beach Boys song )
  • Batten down the hatches ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bay for blood
  • Be the change that you wish to see in the world ( Mahatma Gandhi quotation )
  • Beach babe
  • Beach bum
  • Belay there
  • Below the salt ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Between the Devil and the deep blue sea ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Beyond the blue horizon
  • Black water rafting
  • Blood in the water
  • Blood is thicker than water ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Blow out of the water
  • Boat person
  • Boat race ( Cockney rhyming slang for face )
  • Bondi Beach ( tourist attraction in Australia )
  • Both oars in the water
  • Brain wave
  • Bridge Over Troubled Water ( Simon and Garfunkel album and song )
  • Britannia rules the waves
  • Bucket and spade holiday
  • California Girls ( Beach Boys song )
  • Can't see beyond the end of your nose
  • Can't see the wood for the trees
  • Cast anchor
  • Castles made of sand fall into the sea eventually
  • Catch a wave
  • Change the channel
  • Changing tide
  • Channel surfing ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Christmas is a time to believe in things you can't see ( 3M Company Scotch Tape advertising slogan )
  • Clap him in irons
  • Clear blue water ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Clear the decks
  • Clearly Canadian Sparkling Mineral Water in Wild Fruit Flavours ( Adelma Mineral Waters advertising slogan )
  • Come about
  • Come hell or high water
  • Come on in, the water's fine
  • Come up and see me sometime ( A catchphrase from Mae West )
  • Cut and run ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Davy Jones' locker ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Dead in the water
  • Deal breaker
  • Deep sea data diving
  • Deeper Than The Deep Blue Sea ( Frank Sinatra song )
  • Dip your toe into the water
  • Distance vision ( the ability to see distant objects )
  • Do It Again ( Beach Boys song )
  • Doggy paddle
  • Don't Worry Baby ( Beach Boys song )
  • Don't give up the ship ( Cutty Sark Whisky advertising slogan )
  • Don't make waves
  • Don't rock the boat
  • Don't shoot until you can see the whites of their eyes
  • Don't spoil the ship for a ha'pworth of tar
  • Drop in the ocean ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Duncan the Wonder Horse ( Nickname of TV news anchor Tom Brokaw )
  • Easter Island ( tourist attraction in the Pacific Ocean )
  • Emotional roller coaster
  • Even at the turning of the tide
  • Finding Nemo ( Disney cartoon movie )
  • Fish out of water ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Flotsam and jetsam
  • Fresh off the boat
  • From sea to shining sea
  • Full fathom five
  • Full of piss and vinegar
  • Fun Fun Fun ( The Beach Boys song )
  • Get into deep water
  • Get into hot water
  • Go by the board ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Go down with the ship
  • Go through fire and water for
  • Go to see a man about a dog
  • God Only Knows ( Beach Boys song )
  • Good Vibrations ( Beach Boys song )
  • Hands across the sea
  • He doesn't have both oars in the water
  • He's fallen in the water ( A catchphrase from The Goon Show )
  • Hear no evil, speak no evil, see no evil
  • Heat wave
  • Hello sailor
  • Help Me Rhonda ( Beach Boys song )
  • Heroes And Villains ( Beach Boys song )
  • High roller ( someone who gambles for high stakes )
  • Hold at bay
  • Hold it up to the light, not a stain and shining light ( Surf Washing Powder advertising slogan )
  • Hold water
  • I Can See Clearly Now ( Johnny Cash and Jimmy Cliff song and Nescafe advertising slogan )
  • I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside ( British Music Hall song )
  • I Get Around ( Beach Boys song )
  • I believe in angels, something good in everything I see ( ABBA lyric )
  • I call them like I see them
  • I can see you standing over a hot stove, but I can't see the stove ( Groucho Marx line )
  • I could see you a mile off
  • I see dead people ( The Sixth Sense )
  • I see nothing - nothing! ( A catchphrase from Hogan's Heroes )
  • I see you stand like greyhounds in the slips
  • I think that I shall never see a poem lovely as a tree, Kilmer )
  • I'll see you all right
  • If all the world were Jell-O, And whipped cream filled the sea, Then the only spoon from here to the moon Would have to belong to me ( Jell-O Gelatin Dessert advertising slogan )
  • If it's got to be clean, it's got to be Tide ( Tide Washing Powder advertising slogan )
  • In deep water
  • In hot water
  • In the offing
  • In the same boat
  • Is that a gun in your pocket, or are you just glad to see me?
  • Is this a dagger which I see before me?
  • Jack and Jill went up the hill to fetch a pail of water ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Jolly jack tar
  • Jump ship
  • Just add water
  • Just when you thought it was safe to go back in water ( Jaws II advertising tagline )
  • Keep at bay
  • Keep your head above water
  • Kicking dead whales down the beach
  • Killer wave
  • Know the ropes
  • Land ahoy
  • Learn the ropes
  • Let the dog see the rabbit
  • Let's see the colour of your money
  • Life's a beach
  • Like a duck to water
  • Like a fish out of water
  • Like rats leaving a sinking ship
  • Like water off a duck's back
  • Lipton's gets into more hot water than anything ( Lipton Tea advertising slogan )
  • Little Deuce Coupe ( Beach Boys song )
  • Long time no see
  • Loose cannon
  • Made to make your mouth water ( Opal Fruits advertising slogan )
  • Men's evil manners live in brass; their virtues we write in water
  • Message in A Bottle ( Police song )
  • Mexican wave
  • Miss the boat
  • Monkey see: monkey do
  • More than just a front ( Blackpool advertising slogan )
  • Mother ship
  • Must see TV ( NBC, advertising slogan )
  • My ship has come in
  • Navy blue
  • Nice to see you, to see you nice ( A catchphrase from Bruce Forsyth )
  • Nick is for kids ( Nickelodeon TV channel advertising slogan )
  • Not the only pebble on the beach
  • Nothing more to see
  • Now you see it, now you don't
  • Ocean going
  • Ocean's Eleven ( Brad Pitt / George Clooney movie )
  • Ocean's Thirteen ( Brad Pitt / George Clooney movie )
  • Ocean's Twelve ( Brad Pitt / George Clooney movie )
  • Octopus's Garden ( The Beatles song )
  • Of the first water
  • Oil and water don't mix
  • Old salt
  • On the crest of a wave
  • On the fiddle
  • On the high seas
  • Open the bay doors HAL ( A catchphrase from 2001, A Space Odyssey )
  • POSH - Port out, starboard home ( false attribution of the origin of the word posh )
  • Paddle your own canoe
  • Pink tide
  • Pipe down
  • Places to go, people to see, things to do
  • Pour cold water on
  • Pure life ( Nestle Aberfoyle Natural Spring Water advertising slogan )
  • Push the boat out
  • Ride a cock horse to Banbury Cross to see a fine lady upon a white horse ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Ride a wave
  • Rising tide
  • Roller coaster
  • Rolling in the Deep ( Adele song )
  • Row up Salt River
  • Row, row, row your boat
  • Rub salt in the wound
  • Run a tight ship
  • Run it up the flagpole and see who salutes
  • Sailing under false colours
  • Sailor's farewell
  • Salt away
  • Salt of the earth
  • Say what you see ( A catchphrase from Catchphrase )
  • Sea Bass ( Nickname of Sebastian Janikowski )
  • Sea change ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Sea level
  • Seagulls Over Sorrento ( Gene Kelly movie )
  • See America at see level ( Amtrak advertising slogan )
  • See Naples and die
  • See You Late Alligator ( Bill Haley song )
  • See a penny and pick it up
  • See a pin and pick it up
  • See a pin and pick it up, all the day you'll have good luck; see a pin and let it lie, bad luck you'll have all day
  • See eye to eye
  • See here
  • See how it runs! ( Cerebos salt advertising slogan )
  • See how they run like pigs from a gun ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • See it for what it is
  • See it out
  • See no evil, hear no evil speak no evil
  • See red
  • See something through
  • See that girl, watch that scene ( ABBA lyric )
  • See the USA in a Chevrolet ( Chevrolet advertising slogan )
  • See the back of someone
  • See the bigger picture
  • See the elephant
  • See the face you love light up with Terry's All Gold ( Terrys Chocolates advertising slogan )
  • See things in a different light
  • See what brown can do for you ( UPS advertising slogan )
  • See what happens
  • See what the future has in store ( Future Shop advertising slogan )
  • See what we mean ( Canon advertising slogan )
  • See which way the cat jumps
  • See you anon
  • See you in court
  • See you later alligator
  • See you way clear
  • See yourself out
  • Set sail
  • Sex on the beach
  • Shake a leg
  • Shape up or ship out
  • She sells sea shells on the sea shore
  • Ship of fools
  • Ship shape and Bristol fashion
  • Ship to shore
  • Shiver me timbers
  • Shore up
  • Shot across the bows
  • Shoulder surf
  • Show a leg
  • Sittin' On The Dock Of The Bay ( Otis Redding song )
  • Sloop John B ( Beach Boys song )
  • Smooth runs the water where the brook is deep
  • Son of a gun
  • Sound out
  • Spend money like water
  • Stay tuned to this channel
  • Stem the tide
  • Suck it and see
  • Sun, sea and sand
  • Surf and turf
  • Surf report
  • Surf the net
  • Surf's up
  • Surfin USA ( Beach Boys song )
  • Surfin' Safari ( The Beach Boys song )
  • Swell the ranks
  • Swim against the tide
  • Swing the lead
  • Take a bath in the dark tonight and let the water make love to your skin ( Lavin Perfumes & Soaps advertising slogan )
  • Take it with a grain of salt
  • Take with a grain of salt
  • Take with a pinch of salt
  • Taken aback
  • Test the water
  • That ship has sailed
  • The Bay State ( Nickname of the US state of Massachusetts )
  • The Bermuda Triangle ( area in the Atlantic Ocean )
  • The Big Pond ( nickname of the Atlantic Ocean between the UK and the USA )
  • The Big Ship Sails on The Ally-Ally-Oh ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The Bride Of The Sea ( Nickname of Venice Italy )
  • The Crab ( Nickname of Ray Wilkins )
  • The East Coast Assassin ( Nickname of Gilbert Arenas )
  • The Hot Water State ( Nickname of the US state of Arkansas )
  • The Little Mermaid ( Disney cartoon movie )
  • The Mosquito Coast ( Harrison Ford movie )
  • The Old Man And The Sea ( Spencer Tracy movie )
  • The Owl and the Pussycat went to sea in a beautiful pea-green boat ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The Palm Beach Story ( Claudette Colbert movie )
  • The Queen Of The Coast ( Nickname of Mar del Plata Argentina )
  • The Tide Is Turning ( Roger Waters, 1987 song )
  • The West Coast Sound ( Shelly Manne song )
  • The West Coast Sound ( name applied to Californian pop music, especially that of The Beach Boys )
  • The bitter end
  • The coast is clear
  • The deep blue sea
  • The few, the proud, the Marines ( United States Marine Corps advertising slogan )
  • The little dog laughed to see such fun
  • The motion of the ocean
  • The one to watch ( Channel 7 Australia advertising slogan )
  • The tide is turning
  • There are none so blind as those that will not see
  • There's none so blind as those who will not see
  • There's plenty more fish in the sea
  • This precious stone set in the silver sea, this sceptered isle
  • Three blind mice, see how they run ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • Three sheets to the wind
  • Throw another shrimp on the barbie ( Australian Tourist Commission advertising slogan )
  • Throw cold water on
  • Tide you over
  • Tide's in, dirt's out ( Tide Washing Powder advertising slogan )
  • Time and tide wait for no man
  • Tonic water by you know who ( Schweppes advertising slogan )
  • Turn the tide
  • Twenty thousand leagues under the sea
  • Up shit creek without a paddle
  • Walk on water
  • Walk the plank
  • Want some seafood Mama ( Fats Waller song )
  • Wash your mouth out with soap and water
  • Water down
  • Water of life
  • Water seeks its own level
  • Water under the bridge
  • Water water everywhere and not a drop to drink
  • Wave the bloody shirt
  • Wave the white flag
  • Wave your magic wand
  • We love to see you smile ( Mcdonalds advertising slogan )
  • We're gonna need a bigger boat ( Jaws advertising tagline )
  • We're off to see the wizard
  • Weigh anchor
  • What the eye doesn't see, the heart doesn't grieve over
  • What you see is what you get
  • Whatever floats your boat
  • Whatever it is I think I see becomes a Tootsie Roll to me! ( Tootsie Rolls advertising slogan )
  • When it rains, it pours ( Morton Salt advertising slogan )
  • White water rafting
  • Why don't you come up sometime and see me? ( She Done Him Wrong )
  • Wide blue yonder
  • Wish me luck as you wave me goodbye
  • Women and children first
  • Worthy of its salt
  • Wouldn't It Be Nice ( The Beach Boys song )
  • Yellow Submarine ( The Beatles song )
  • You can lead a horse to water but you can't make it drink
  • You know what sailors are
  • You should see what's on HGTV ( HGTV advertising slogan )
  • You won't see me for dust
  • You're going to need a bigger boat ( Jaws )

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