• Helming

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Helm

• Helm

  1. (n.) One at the place of direction or control; a steersman; hence, a guide; a director.
  2. (v. t.) To cover or furnish with a helm or helmet.
  3. (v. t.) To steer; to guide; to direct.
  4. (n.) A helve.
  5. (n.) The apparatus by which a ship is steered, comprising rudder, tiller, wheel, etc.; -- commonly used of the tiller or wheel alone.
  6. (n.) The place or office of direction or administration.
  7. (n.) A helmet.
  8. (n.) A heavy cloud lying on the brow of a mountain.
  9. (n.) See Haulm, straw.