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- v. To rake over, or sweep across, from end to end, as waves break over a vessel anchored with its head to the sea.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To rake over, or sweep across, from end to end, as waves that break over a vessel anchored with head to the sea.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To rake fore and aft, as a heavy sea a vessel at anchor with her head to the wind; sweep over.
over- + rake (Wiktionary)