SAIL MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Sail Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) To move through or on the water; to swim, as a fish or a water fowl.
  2. (n.) A wing; a van.
  3. (n.) To set sail; to begin a voyage.
  4. (n.) A passage by a sailing vessel; a journey or excursion upon the water.
  5. (n.) To move smoothly through the air; to glide through the air without apparent exertion, as a bird.
  6. (n.) A sailing vessel; a vessel of any kind; a craft.
  7. (n.) An extent of canvas or other fabric by means of which the wind is made serviceable as a power for propelling vessels through the water.
  8. (v. t.) To direct or manage the motion of, as a vessel; as, to sail ones own ship.
  9. (n.) The extended surface of the arm of a windmill.
  10. (n.) Anything resembling a sail, or regarded as a sail.
  11. (n.) To be conveyed in a vessel on water; to pass by water; as, they sailed from London to Canton.
  12. (v. t.) To pass or move upon, as in a ship, by means of sails; hence, to move or journey upon (the water) by means of steam or other force.
  13. (n.) To be impelled or driven forward by the action of wind upon sails, as a ship on water; to be impelled on a body of water by the action of steam or other power.
  14. (v. t.) To fly through; to glide or move smoothly through.


Synonyms:
Canvas, Canvass, Cruise, Navigate, Sheet, Sweep, Voyage,

• Sailor Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman.


Synonyms:
Leghorn, Panama hat, Skimmer,

• Sailcloth Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Duck or canvas used in making sails.


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