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jackass brig

noun Nautical.

a two-masted sailing vessel square-rigged on the foremast with a fore-and-aft mainsail; brigantine.

Nearby words

jackal, jackanapes, jackaroo, jackass, jackass bark, jackass brig, jackass gunter, jackass penguin, jackass rig, jackatar, jackboot

Origin of jackass brig

First recorded in 1880–85 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019