Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To check the motion of (a vessel) and cause it to be stationary.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • And certain it is that the lessons taught by the lives of the Herschels are such as young readers will do well to lay to heart.

    The Story of the Herschels

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