telltale compass love

Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!

telltale compass


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An upturned compass, suspended from the ceiling of a cabin, allowing a captain or other officer to check the course of a ship without going to the deck.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


Sorry, no example sentences found.


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