Top Definition
the place where river and ocean meet and their waters
The balcony of the room we stayed open to a estuary
by mamtha August 14, 2006
The correct and/or proper term for a Bay
here in the estuary, we go dumb and hyphy!
by hoodfellah May 10, 2007
A place where salt and fresh water meet, brackish water. This is not a bay, estuaries do, however, exist on the edges of a bay. This is a delicate ecosystem that is used as a nursery for marine life. The estuary's appearance is a salt marsh
Look! There is an estuary on the edge of Mobile Bay!
by CloudsInTheOcean June 17, 2016
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