How to use barque in a sentence
Cependant nous les creusmes; aussy partie d'eux s'en alloyent devant nous, partie aprs, partie aussy avec nous dedans la barque.
However, we believed them; so a part of them went ahead of us, part behind, and some in the barque with us.
These proved to be the signals of distress from a ship and a barque, which were dragging their anchors.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands | R.M. Ballantyne
These are exterior disturbances, which make up a tenth kind of correction to add to the motion of our celestial barque.Urania | Camille Flammarion
By this time the barque was being helplessly buffeted about amongst the reefs, a little less than a mile and a half from shore.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont | Louis de Rougemont
British Dictionary definitions for barque
a sailing ship of three or more masts having the foremasts rigged square and the aftermast rigged fore-and-aft
poetic any boat, esp a small sailing vessel
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