propeller-boom love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A small boom which can be rigged out on each side over the twin screws of a large steamer when in port to prevent small craft, coming alongside, from striking the propeller-blades.

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.