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flotsam and jetsam Explained

flotsam and jetsam at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

18 Moby Thesaurus words for "flotsam and jetsam":
castaway, castoff, derelict, discard, dogie, flotsam, foundling,
jetsam, junk, lagan, orphan, refuse, reject, rubbish, trash, waif,
waifs and strays, wastrel

flotsam and jetsam at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Nonassemblage, Dispersion): dispersion, disjunction, divergence, aspersion, scattering, dissemination, diffusion, dissipation, distribution, apportionment, spread, interspersion, flotsam and jetsam, disjecta membra .

flotsam and jetsam at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

Inter: wikipedi » a
Inter: en-noun » head=flotsam and jetsam|-
  • Inter: nautica » l The remains of a shipwreck still floating in water.
    1. Inter: nautica » l That which has been discharged from a ship or boat, especially on the ocean or a sea, (flotsam unintentionally and jetsam intentionally).
    2. Inter: figurativel » y A collection of miscellaneous items or fragments of little importance.
    3. Inter: figurativel » y People considered to be of little worth.
    4. :The flotsam and jetsam of society were at the night club.

      Synonyms

      *Inter: sense » random assortment bits and bobs, bits and pieces, dribs and drabs, odds and ends, odds and sods

  • Inter: sense » items or persons of little worth dregs

  • Translation: et » flotsam and jetsam
    Translation: pl » flotsam and jetsam
    Translation: ru » flotsam and jetsam
    Translation: vi » flotsam and jetsam