Definition of Careened

1. Verb. (past of careen) ¹



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Definition of Careened

1. careen [v] - See also: careen

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Careened

cardy
care
care-giver
care-laden
care a hang
care delivery
care for
care of
care package
care packages
cared
cared-for
careen
careenage
careenages
careened (current term)
careener
careeners
careening
careens
career
career-limiting move
career-limiting moves
career break
career breaks
career choice
career counseling
career criminal
career criminals
career girl

Literary usage of Careened

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1. The Revolutionary Diplomatic Correspondence of the United States by United States Dept. of State, Francis Wharton, John Bassett Moore (1889)
"... are careened and refitted;.and the Royal Louis, of one hundred and ten guns, tbe Northumberland and tbe Astrea, are to be launched immediately. ..."

2. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art by David Ames Wells, George Bliss, Samuel Kneeland, John Trowbridge, Charles Robert Cross (1860)
"... careened, made tight and set afloat, or held up and towed into ten or twelve feet of water, or if it weigh less than 1000 tons, is deposited on the dock ..."

3. The Diary of William Bentley: Pastor of the East Church, Salem, Massachusetts by William Bentley, Joseph Gilbert Waters, Marguerite Dalrymple, Alice G. Waters, Essex Institute (1914)
"... upon which is now Union Wharf below Union street passed by the place in which Vessels are careened at this time into a Cove, & then turned out by a long ..."

4. Annual of Scientific Discovery: Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art by David Ames Wells (1860)
"It is then cither pumped out, careened, made tight and set afloat, or held up and towed into ten or twelve feet of water, or if it weigh less thun 1000 tons ..."

5. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"Cars rocketed out of the six tunnels. . . and careened in wild zigzags —Mark Murphy, New Yorker, 18 June 1949 We were careening from side to side and going ..."

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