"Any yaw or pitch of the boat might cast his tired old body to the wind."
1 Answers · Education & Reference · 19/07/2019
I'm going to go with a joke and say fishing
63 Answers · Education & Reference · 22/09/2019
Whatever bursts your boil. Whatever pops your zit. Whatever relieves your hemorrhoid. Whatever clips your nails. Whatever hocks your loogey.
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The mast, you mean? The upright beam which holds the sail?
2 Answers · Education & Reference · 19/07/2019
When people anchor a boat, they try to do it so the anchors are in the right place to hold the...protection from variations in weather or current, but anyone who anchors a boat is wise to check conditions from time to time to make sure things...
4 Answers · Education & Reference · 13/07/2019
... what determines how hard the engine works and how fast the boat goes. On many boats, it's a stick that you push forward to...
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...://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Throttle "He brought the boat into the wind …." means that he aligned the bow (front) of the boat...
5 Answers · Education & Reference · 23/06/2019
to tip, essentially. The wind pushed on the part of the boat above water, so the upper part of the boat moved with the wind, but the ...
3 Answers · Education & Reference · 29/05/2019
It means "leaning" over some amount. So, in this case, the boat is leaning to the left due to the wind blowing. "to port is" to the left, "to starboard" means to the right.
4 Answers · Education & Reference · 29/05/2019