Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Nautical, a rope passed through the clue of a jib, to hold it amidships while lacing on the bonnet.
  • n. A deck-horse. See horse, 8 .

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.