Beach vs Sunbed - What's the difference?

beach | sunbed |


As nouns the difference between beach and sunbed

is that beach is the shore of a body of water, especially when sandy or pebbly while sunbed is a device emitting ultraviolet radiation used to produce a cosmetic suntan.

As a verb beach

is to run (something) aground on a beach.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

beach

English

(wikipedia beach)

Noun

(es)
  • The shore of a body of water, especially when sandy or pebbly.
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  • (rft-sense) A horizontal strip of land, usually sandy, adjoining water.
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  • The loose pebbles of the seashore, especially worn by waves; shingle.
  • Synonyms

    * * (horizontal strip of land adjoining water) sand, strand, backshore

    Derived terms

    {{der3, beach break , beach volleyball , beachball , beachberry , beachboy , beachcast , beachcomber , beachfront , beach flea , beachgrass , beachline , beach wagon}}

    Verb

    (es)
  • To run (something) aground on a beach.
  • Synonyms

    * strand

    Derived terms

    * unbeached

    sunbed

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A device emitting ultraviolet radiation used to produce a cosmetic suntan.
  • A lounger, or reclining beach chair.
  • Synonyms

    * (l)