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Words nearby fore-and-after
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But alter as you please, the fore-and-after is still a bad runner when winds blow strong and seas run high.On Yachts and Yacht Handling|Thomas Fleming Day
A fore-and-after is a vessel without square sails like a sloop or schooner.On Yacht Sailing|Thomas Fleming Day
Hence a schooner is often called a "fore-and-after;" and a ship, a "square-rigger."Practical Boat-Sailing|Douglas Frazar
Indeed, I believe that only the first mate and the doctor had ever before handled a fore-and-after.The Cruise of the 'Alerte'|E. F. Knight
These were well named, as the two ends of the wagon inclined upward, like the bow and stern of a fore-and-after.Tenting on the Plains|Elizabeth B. Custer