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Example sentences from the Web for mainsail
She was under jib and mainsail only, but the breeze was fresh and she was travelling at a great rate.The Ebbing Of The Tide|Louis Becke
The mainsail and jib went up with rapid jerks while the rings rattled their protest.'Smiles'|Eliot H. Robinson
The mainsail closed up several points, the Ninety-Nine slackened her pace and edged in closer to the land.Romany of the Snows|Gilbert Parker
And hoisting up the mainsail to the wind, they made towards shore.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
It broke aboard, right into the mainsail, cleared the deck, and hove the smack on her beam-ends.Personal Reminiscences in Book Making|R.M. Ballantyne