Foresail



[fawr-seyl, fohr-; Nautical fawr-suh l, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌseɪl, ˈfoʊr-; Nautical ˈfɔr səl, ˈfoʊr-/

noun, Nautical.
1.
the lowermost on a foremast.
2.
the staysail or jib, set immediately forward of the mainmast of a sloop, cutter, knockabout, yawl, ketch, or dandy.
/ˈfɔːˌseɪl; nautical ˈfɔːsəl/
noun (nautical)
1.
the aftermost headsail of a fore-and-aft rigged vessel
2.
the lowest sail set on the foremast of a square-rigged vessel

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Foresaw

    [fawr-see, fohr-] /fɔrˈsi, foʊr-/ verb (used with object), foresaw, foreseen, foreseeing. 1. to have prescience of; to know in advance; foreknow. 2. to see beforehand. verb (used without object), foresaw, foreseen, foreseeing. 3. to exercise . /fɔːˈsiː/ verb -sees, -seeing, -saw, -seen 1. (transitive; may take a clause as object) to see or know beforehand: […]

  • Foresee

    [fawr-see, fohr-] /fɔrˈsi, foʊr-/ verb (used with object), foresaw, foreseen, foreseeing. 1. to have prescience of; to know in advance; foreknow. 2. to see beforehand. verb (used without object), foresaw, foreseen, foreseeing. 3. to exercise . /fɔːˈsiː/ verb -sees, -seeing, -saw, -seen 1. (transitive; may take a clause as object) to see or know beforehand: […]



  • Foreseeability

    [fawr-see, fohr-] /fɔrˈsi, foʊr-/ verb (used with object), foresaw, foreseen, foreseeing. 1. to have prescience of; to know in advance; foreknow. 2. to see beforehand. verb (used without object), foresaw, foreseen, foreseeing. 3. to exercise . /fɔːˈsiː/ verb -sees, -seeing, -saw, -seen 1. (transitive; may take a clause as object) to see or know beforehand: […]

  • Foreseeable

    [fawr-see, fohr-] /fɔrˈsi, foʊr-/ verb (used with object), foresaw, foreseen, foreseeing. 1. to have prescience of; to know in advance; foreknow. 2. to see beforehand. verb (used without object), foresaw, foreseen, foreseeing. 3. to exercise . /fɔːˈsiː/ verb -sees, -seeing, -saw, -seen 1. (transitive; may take a clause as object) to see or know beforehand: […]



Disclaimer: Foresail definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.