Origin of lee shore
Examples from the Web for lee shore
Now you lubberly sons of swabs have got me on a lee-shore with all anchors draggin!Cursed|George Allan England
In passing through the Bay of Gibraltar, he met with very bad weather under a lee-shore.
A man cannot paint a storm with the vessel under bare poles on a lee-shore.Life of Lord Byron, Vol. III|Thomas Moore
They skirted a lee-shore and had to beat up to windward again and again to clear themselves.The Harbor Master|Theodore Goodridge Roberts
Never did poor mariners on a lee-shore more earnestly long for the dawning light than we did now.In the Andamans and Nicobars|C. Boden Kloss