from sea to shining sea


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from sea to shining sea

Spanning from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean (and vice versa). The phrase comes from the song "America the Beautiful." A: "Wow, you guys are really going to travel from sea to shining sea, huh?" B: "Yep, we're going from Boston to San Francisco."
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from sea to shining sea

Fig. from coast to coast. (Taken from the lyrics of the song "America the Beautiful".) The new insect pest spread from sea to shining sea in a matter of months.
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Today, I had the wonderful opportunity to celebrate this flag, and all it stands for, with the next generation who will carry forward our ideals so that the star-spangled banner may continue to fly from sea to shining sea.
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God shed his grace on thee, And crown thy good with brotherhood From sea to shining sea. The cathedral resounded with thousands of voices, then echoing stillness.
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I swoop from sea to shining sea, And all I see belongs to me!
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America the beautiful captures the essence of our country and reminds us that we are and always will be one people from sea to shining sea. In times of truimp and tragedy we turn to song and the abiding power of music to lift our spirits, sooth our souls and remind us that everything will be OK...
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