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Words nearby abeam
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The Sally had crept up until she was almost abeam of the Surprise, and was gaining, ever so slowly, but surely.The Rival Campers|Ruel Perley Smith
They had the wind almost abeam from the westward, and went along at a good clip in a smooth sea.The Rival Campers Afloat|Ruel Perley Smith
In a short time we also kept away with the wind almost abeam, a point on which the Foam sailed her best.Peter the Whaler|W.H.G. Kingston
Ahead, abeam, on our quarter we looked, but nowhere could we discern the faintest trace of her.A Middy of the King|Harry Collingwood
There was half a gale blowing on the 4th and though the wind was abeam, the sail was reefed and we moved quickly.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson