帆, 船 航行 帆
- 名词 (Noun)PLsailsSUF-ail
- (nautical) A piece of fabric attached to a boat and arranged such that it causes the wind to drive the boat along. The sail may be attached to the boat via a combination of mast, spars and ropes.
- NU The power harnessed by a sail or sails, or the use this power for travel or transport.
- A trip in a boat, especially a sailboat.
- Let's go for a sail.
- (dated) A sailing vessel; a vessel of any kind; a craft. Plural sail.
- Twenty sail were in sight.
- The blade of a windmill.
- A tower-like structure found on the dorsal (topside) surface of submarines.
- The floating organ of siphonophores, such as the Portuguese man-of-war.
- (fishing) A sailfish.
- We caught three sails today.
- (paleontology) an outward projection of the spine, occurring in certain dinosaurs and synapsids.
- Anything resembling a sail, such as a wing.
- 动词 (Verb)SGsailsPRsailingPT, PPsailed
- To be impelled or driven forward by the action of wind upon sails, as a ship on water; to be impelled on a body of water by steam or other power.
- To move through or on the water; to swim, as a fish or a waterfowl.
- To ride in a boat, especially a sailboat.
- To set sail; to begin a voyage.
- We sail for Australia tomorrow.
- To move briskly and gracefully through the air.
- To move briskly.
- The duchess sailed haughtily out of the room.
- Dinghies are designed to be sailed single-handedly or double-handedly, but some larger cruising dinghies may have room for four or more people on board.
- Tom Perkins [ … ] is putting his superyacht, the Maltese Falcon, up for sale, just two years after he first set sail on it.
- Sailing around the Horn was an arduous journey for sailing ships.
- Sailing round the world debunked the theory that the earth was flat.
- Sail away from the wash to avoid rocking the boat.
Meaning of sail for the defined word.
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