- sailing ship
- sailing ship ► NOUN ▪ a ship propelled by sails.
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Sailing ship — is now used to refer to any large wind powered vessel. In technical terms, a ship was a sailing vessel with a specific rig of at least three masts, square rigged on all of them, making the sailing adjective redundant. In popular usage ship became … Wikipedia
sailing ship — sailing ships N COUNT A sailing ship is a large ship with sails, especially of the kind that were used to carry passengers or cargo. American clippers were the ultimate sailing ships … English dictionary
sailing ship — n a large ship with sails … Dictionary of contemporary English
sailing ship — sailing ,ship noun count a large ship that uses sails to move across water … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
sailing ship — noun a vessel that is powered by the wind; often having several masts • Syn: ↑sailing vessel • Members of this Topic: ↑weatherly, ↑weatherliness • Hypernyms: ↑vessel, ↑watercraft … Useful english dictionary
sailing ship — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms sailing ship : singular sailing ship plural sailing ships a large ship that uses sails to move across water … English dictionary
sailing ship — ship that is propelled by means of sails … English contemporary dictionary
sailing ship — noun A ship with masts and sails, powered by the wind. Syn: sail, sailing vessel … Wiktionary
sailing ship — a large ship equipped with sails. [1880 85] * * * … Universalium
sailing ship — noun a ship propelled by sails … English new terms dictionary