calk2 (def 2).
a person who caulks the seams of boats or the like.
a caulking tool or device.
A Simple Soul Gustave Flaubert
Days of the Discoverers L. Lamprey
Mayflower (Flor de mayo) Vicente Blasco Ibez
With the World’s Great Travellers, Volume 1 Various
Sailing Alone Around The World Joshua Slocum
Little Journeys To the Homes of the Great, Volume 3 (of 14) Elbert Hubbard
My Bondage and My Freedom Frederick Douglass
Embassy to the Eastern Courts of Cochin-China, Siam, and Muscat Edmund Roberts
calk2 (def 1). Historical Examples All About Coffee William H. Ukers The Shoulders of Atlas Mary E. Wilkins Freeman Diseases of the Horse’s Foot Harry Caulton Reeks The Shoulders of Atlas Mary E. Wilkins Freeman Diseases of the Horse’s Foot Harry Caulton Reeks The Shoulders of Atlas Mary E. Wilkins Freeman The Shoulders of Atlas […]
to cry out in a loud voice; shout: He called her name to see if she was home. to command or request to come; summon: to call a dog; to call a cab; to call a witness. to ask or invite to come: Will you call the family to dinner? to communicate or try to […]
the interval of light between two successive nights; the time between sunrise and sunset: Since there was no artificial illumination, all activities had to be carried on during the day. the light of day; daylight: The owl sleeps by day and feeds by night. Astronomy. Also called mean solar day. a division of time equal […]
Order something stopped, as in It was getting too dark to see the ball, so the referee called a halt to the match, or They’d played the march four times, so the conductor called a halt to the rehearsal. [ Late 1800s ]