Definitions of masthead

  1. To cause to go to the masthead as a punishment. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. the head or top of a mast Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The top or head of a mast; the part of a mast above the hounds. Webster Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for masthead

  1. Let not the fate and fortunes of this glorious country be committed to the keeping of a clumsy, misshapen raft, compacted of twenty- four or thirty- four logs, good enough to float down a river, but sure to go to pieces when it gets into deep water; Let let them be embarked on board a goodly ship, well found, well fastened, well manned- in which every timber and plank has been so fashioned as to contribute to the beauty and strength of the whole fabric, with a good seaman at the helm, the Constitution in the binnacle, and the stars and stripes at the masthead – The American Union Speaker by John D. Philbrick
  2. But she did not go, and early the next morning the stars and stripes were floating outside the harbor at the masthead of the steam sloop San Jacinto, mounting fourteen guns. – Cruise and Captures of the Alabama by Albert M. Goodrich