an extension on a jib boom, to which a flying jib is fastened.
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How to use flying jib boom in a sentence
About this time the flying jib-boom buried itself in a sea and broke short off.The Cruise of the Snark | Jack London
This I did quietly, and the dismasted hull was brought right dead on end with our flying jib-boom.The Wreck of the Grosvenor, Volume 1 of 3 | William Clark Russell
As Jack put the wheel down to heave-to, the flying jib-boom poked its nose into the water, and broke clean off.Through the South Seas with Jack London | Martin Johnson
The gear of the flying jib-boom is fitted like that of the jib-boom.The Seaman's Friend | Richard Henry Dana
A flying jib-boom is another spar that extends beyond the jib-boom.The Sportswoman's Library, v. 2 | Various