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Words nearby athwartships
Example sentences from the Web for athwartships
Athwart—Across, as athwartships, meaning that a thing is lying across the vessel.On Yacht Sailing|Thomas Fleming Day
For a boat to take along, I made shift to cut a castaway dory in two athwartships, boarding up the end where it was cut.Sailing Alone Around The World|Joshua Slocum
At all times except when whales were alongside, this bench was securely lashed athwartships against the rear of the Try-works.Moby Dick; or The Whale|Herman Melville
A torrent poured down the athwartships alleyway, and nearly swept me from my feet.The Sea and the Jungle|H. M. Tomlinson