sailing

  1. the departure of a vessel from a port
  2. the activity of flying a glider
  3. traverse or travel by ship on (a body of water)
  4. move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions
  5. travel in a boat propelled by wind
  6. travel by boat on a boat propelled by wind or by other means

sailing

[n] - riding in a sailboat 2. [n] - the departure of a vessel from a port
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Sailing

Sail'ing noun 1. The act of one who, or that which, sails; the motion of a vessel on water, impelled by wind or steam; the act of starting on a voyage. 2. (Nautical) The art of managing a vessel; seamanship; navigation; as, globular sailing ; oblique sailing . �...
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sailing

noun riding in a sailboat
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Sailing

• (n.) The art of managing a vessel; seamanship; navigation; as, globular sailing; oblique sailing. • (n.) The act of one who, or that which, sails; the motion of a vessel on water, impelled by wind or steam; the act of starting on a voyage. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Sail
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sailing

the sport or pastime of cruising or racing in a sailboat or, more generally, in any large craft propelled by either sail or motor. See yacht.
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Sailing

[sport] Sailing refers to using sailboats for sporting purposes. It can be recreational or competitive. Sailing is the main variety of yachting, and competitive sailing the main variety of yacht racing. A sailing competition is known as a regatta, usually consists of multiple individual races, where the boat that performs best in each race ...
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sailing

sailing, as a sport, the art of navigating a sailboat for recreational or competitive purposes.Sections in this article:IntroductionRacing ClassesHistory of Sport SailingBibliography
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sailing

Sport involving cruising or racing a small vessel; see yachting
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Sailing

Sailing is the propulsion of a vehicle and the control of its movement with large (usually fabric) foils called sails. By changing the rigging, rudder, and sometimes the keel or centreboard, a sailor manages the force of the wind on the sails in order to move the vessel relative to its surrounding medium (typically water, but also land and ice) an...
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