Sea piet

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Sea piet (Zoöl) See 1st Sea pie.
    • Sea piet (Zoöl) the oyster catcher.
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Usage

In literature:

For a few moments Swart Piet and his black ruffians stood staring now at each other and now over the edge of the cliff into the deep sea-hole.
"Swallow" by H. Rider Haggard
Piet Heyn now returned home, and bought himself a house at Delft with the intention of retiring from the sea.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 4" by Various
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