How To Spell aft?

Correct spelling: aft

What does the abbreviation aft mean?

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This graph shows how "aft" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for aft?

  1. All is gone aft but this stay! – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper
  2. Aft with her and overboard at once. – A Victor of Salamis by William Stearns Davis
  3. Now, are those men coming aft – The Black Bar by George Manville Fenn
  4. If you will come aft one at a time, I will see that you get it. – The Lost Warship by Robert Moore Williams
  5. Mr. Mulford not aft – Jack Tier or The Florida Reef by James Fenimore Cooper
  6. John wondered how long it would be before he was given a suitable opportunity to make their acquaintance, and tried to regulate his promenade so that he should always meet them face to face either aft or forward, but never amidships where heavily muffled passengers reclined in critical contemplation of their fellow- travellers over the top of the last popular novel. – Poor Relations by Compton Mackenzie
  7. I looked aft and perceived my future master talking with the captain of the vessel. – Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat
  8. At the time that he was pointed out to me by the second mate he was looking up aloft; I had, therefore, time to make the above observations before he cast his eyes down and perceived me, when I immediately went aft to him. – Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat
  9. Well," said he, as he walked aft I did not think to see the English flag so disgraced. – Poor Jack by Frederick Marryat
  10. Philip went aft as the pealing of the bell continued, and opening the cabin door, discovered the supercargo perched upon the table and pulling the bell- rope, which hung over its centre, with every mark of fear in his countenance. – The Phantom Ship by Captain Frederick Marryat

What are the quotes for aft?

  1. The most ordinary conditions for observing sailing birds are then the wind and sea are both aft.

What are the rhymes for aft?

  1. taft, daft, shaft, calfed, haft, craft, graft, laughed, draught, raft, staffed, draft, kraft;
  2. abaft, redraft;

What are the translations for aft?

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Bengali word for Aft

জাহাজের পিছনের দিকে.

Chinese word for Aft

向 > 尾部.

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French words for Aft

vers l'arrière, vers la poupe.

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Italian words for Aft

pupa, a poppa.

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Korean word for Aft

> 뒤쪽에.

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Portuguese word for Aft

à popa.

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Spanish words for Aft

de popa, a popa, a la popa, en popa.

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Vietnamese word for Aft

ở gần.