Definition of Sailing vessel

1. Noun. A vessel that is powered by the wind; often having several masts.




Definition of Sailing vessel

1. Noun. A sailboat or sailing ship. ¹

2. Noun. An ice yacht. ¹

3. Noun. A land yacht. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sailing Vessel

sailed
sailer
sailers
sailes
sailfish
sailfishes
sailing
sailing-race
sailing boat
sailing dinghy
sailing master
sailing on another board
sailing ship
sailing ships
sailing under false colors
sailing vessel (current term)
sailing vessels
sailings
sailless
sailmaker
sailmakers
sailmaking
sailor
sailor's-choice
sailor's breastplate
sailor's hitch
sailor's hitches
sailor's skin
sailor boy
sailor cap

Literary usage of Sailing vessel

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1. A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution: And Laws of the United States by John Bouvier (1874)
"Second, a steam-vessel and a sailing-vessel going large, when about to meet, should each port her helm and pass on the larboard side of the other. 1 W. Rob. ..."

2. Ocean and Inland Water Transportation by Emory Richard Johnson (1906)
"Australia; but even in the trade over these routes the steamer is competing successfully with the sailing vessel. When the Panama Canal is opened the ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"The first period, that of the sailing vessel creeping along the shores or ... The period of the sailing vessel, guided by the observation of the shores or ..."

4. Ocean and Inland Water Transportation by Emory Richard Johnson (1906)
"When the Panama Canal is opened the steamer will still further narrow the sphere of the sailing vessel. The sailing vessel will doubtless be used for some ..."

5. Ocean and Inland Water Transportation by Emory Richard Johnson (1906)
"Australia; but even in the trade over these routes the steamer is competing successfully with the sailing vessel. When the Panama Canal is opened the ..."

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