Noun. (nautical) A triangular fore-and-aft sail set on a boom in such way that the tack is attached to the hull of the vessel and the free end of the boom lifts the sail.
Noun. (nautical) A traditional sailing vessel used along the coasts of Arabia, East Africa, and the Indian Ocean, generally having a single mast and a lateen sail.
Noun. A container like an open bucket (usually to hold and carry coal).
Verb. To move about smoothly and from side to side.
Noun. An external or internal rib or rim, used either to add strength or to hold something in place.
Verb. To sneak about furtively.
Noun. A rubber-soled lace-up canvas shoe for sports or onboard ships; a precursor of trainers.
Noun. (geology) The study of rock layers and the layering process (stratification). (archaeology) The layering of deposits, with newer remains overlaying older ones, forming a chronology of the site.
Noun. (informal, uncountable) Gossip, rumour, idle chatter. (nautical, countable) A butt with a scuttle, a keg of drinking water with a hole cut in it, on board ship.
Adverb. To or till infinity, to an unlimited extent, without restriction, everywhere, at pleasure.
Noun. (of an approach to problem solving, learning, or discovery) That employs a practical method not guaranteed to be optimal or perfect; not following or derived from any theory.
Noun. Anything overfull.
Noun. A wine drinker.
Noun. A drinker of hot drinks.
Noun. A drinker of milk.