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Words nearby forestay
Example sentences from the Web for forestay
A lantern was hoisted on the forestay, and all hands were soon asleep.Little By Little|William Taylor Adams
And then the height of the mast, with its huge yard; and what a forestay it takes to hold it!The Works of Lucian of Samosata, v. 4|Lucian of Samosata
So saying, Tom Virtue took his place in the bow, holding on by the forestay.Among Malay Pirates|G. A. Henty
Bidding the mate hang a riding light on the forestay, Lowry got his night glasses, and turned them upon the fire.Tom Gerrard|Louis Becke
Needless to say, we had hoisted no lantern on the forestay since the night the other boats had driven away from us or gone down.Foe-Farrell|Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch