from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A light sail that extends beyond the jib and is attached to an extension of the jib boom.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The foremost of the jibs of a square-rigged sailing vessel.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. a sail extended outside of the standing jib, on the flying-jib boom.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the outermost of two or more jibs
Sorry, no etymologies found.