Example Sentences

The QE2 will sail to Southampton tomorrow

We sailed the Atlantic

I love sailing, especially on the open sea

Definitions

noun

any structure that resembles a sail

noun

a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel

Synonyms: canvas, canvass, sheet

noun

an ocean trip taken for pleasure

Synonyms: cruise

verb

travel on water propelled by wind or by other means

Synonyms: voyage

verb

traverse or travel on (a body of water)

verb

travel on water propelled by wind

verb

move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions

Synonyms: sweep

Other words

bird's foot trefoil, bunker mentality, caliche-topped, crazy quilt, drinking age, fan out, garden, insidiousness, longstanding, monitoring program, passing shot, plughole, saltworks, sap, saurian, sentimentalist, shush, steam line, subdivision Zygomycotina, unionize