Associations to the word «Lagoon»

Wiktionary

LAGOON, noun. A shallow body of water separated from deeper sea by a bar.
LAGOON TRIGGERFISH, noun. Rhinecanthus aculeatus, a vividly-coloured tropical fish.

Dictionary definition

LAGOON, noun. A body of water cut off from a larger body by a reef of sand or coral.

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne