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  1. Washed by the waves or tide; said of a rock or strip of shore, or of an anchor, etc., when flush with the surface of the water, so that the waves break over it.
    • 1904, w:Jack_London, Jack London, The Sea-Wolf, ch. 39,
    • :The deck was continually with the sea which came inboard over the rail and through the scuppers.
      1. (context, by extension) Covered, overspread.
    • 2005, Chris Ramirez, 2nd find excites museum diggers," The Arizona Republic, 26 Aug,
    • :The Valley landscape was more with greenery some 11,000 years ago.

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