Definitions of sailing

  1. the work of a sailor Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the departure of a vessel from a port Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. riding in a sailboat Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The art of managing a vessel; seamanship; navigation; as, globular sailing; oblique sailing. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Act of sailing: motion of a vessel on water: art of directing a ship's course. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Art of directing a ship by means of a chart. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  7. traveling by boat or ship Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for sailing

  1. " You don't know how good it is to feel the deck of a real ocean- going steamer beneath your feet after that little sailing boat of my husband's. – Mysterious Mr. Sabin by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  2. " I refer to the matter of speed in sailing returned the stranger, quietly. – The Pursuit of the House-Boat by John Kendrick Bangs