What does the word beach mean?

Usage examples for beach

  1. Then Mell the Hen- wife's son drew his sword and went down the beach towards the Red Champion. – The Boy Who Knew What The Birds Said by Padraic Colum
  2. Among the rest " Mary sat on the beach among the rest." – Slips of Speech by John H. Bechtel
  3. The words had hardly left his lips when the body on the beach moved! – His Unknown Wife by Louis Tracy