Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Nautical, the power of moving or capability of being managed at sea: used with reference to a ship.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Naut.) The power of moving, or being managed, at sea; -- said with reference to a ship.

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  • noun nautical, archaic, of a ship The power of moving, or being managed, at sea.

Etymologies

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yare +‎ -age

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  • Obsolete nautical term: The power of moving or being managed at sea.

    October 3, 2008

  • No, no. This is where a pirate parks his car.

    October 3, 2008

  • I thought it was a measure of the number of YARRR!s uttered by pirates?

    October 3, 2008

  • I thought it was what you lied about when ya got a wee bit older.

    October 4, 2008