"rumble" means to make a continuous deep sound. "anew" means in a different way or over again. In this sentence, it means to start again. So, it means the engines made the sound (rumbled) once again.
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clear is used to mean leave (get free from). clear the area. Not a nautical term of itself. Knocking down is a way to say "going". Breaking would be a similar term to mean "going more than".
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I'm going to go with a joke and say fishing
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That sounds pretty good, actually.
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"Any yaw or pitch of the boat might cast his tired old body to the wind."
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The mast, you mean? The upright beam which holds the sail?
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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...
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...you want to use amongst instead of between) 4. We crossed the river on a boat. (correct but we could also say 'in') 5. The work will add his...
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