1. pelagic

adjective. ['pəˈlædʒɪk'] relating to or occurring or living in or frequenting the open ocean.

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Rhymes with Pelagic

  • tragic
  • zajic
  • majik
  • magic

How do you pronounce pelagic?

Pronounce pelagic as pəˈlæʤɪk.

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Sentences with pelagic


1. Noun, singular or mass
Also called the pelagic zone, the open ocean might seem like a peaceful, homogeneous area of water.

2. Adjective
The ocean floor is composed of three different types of soil, known as pelagic sediments or marine sediments.

Quotes about pelagic


1. Rogerson,"I asked him sweetly as we sat watching a video in the pool house, "where would I find the pelagic zone?""In the open sea,"he said. "Now shut up and eat your Junior Mints.
- Sarah Dessen, Dreamland

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