Origin of rudder
OTHER WORDS FROM rudderrud·dered, adjectiverud·der·less, adjectiverud·der·like, adjectiveun·rud·dered, adjective
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How to use rudder in a sentence
The birds achieve top velocity by moving parallel to the ground and using their tails as rudders to stay aerodynamic and make quick turns.Las Vegas bird can’t remember how it ended up in Maine|Margo Milanowski|November 18, 2021|Popular-Science
A “compensator” that acts like a rudder is positioned just below the frame and connected to the front wheel.Para-Athletes Use Some of the Most Innovative Gear We’ve Seen|agintzler|September 10, 2021|Outside Online
Rudder seems content to play the record keeper and let the philosophers sort out the sigificance.
There's no longer a need to make up a story, because now, as Rudder writes, "The numbers are the narrative."
We saw a little bit of blue fire just forward of the vertical rudder, the upper rudder.Did Static Electricity Spark the Hindenburg Explosion?|Justin Green|March 4, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Of course, Rudder admits there are more pieces to the puzzle.
If You Got It, Flaunt It Christian Rudder, co-founder OkCupid.com, is brutally honest.
With difficulty he induced the scared ryot to take the rudder while he explained the new project.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
A single oar used rather as rudder than paddle guides the tank to the middle of the stream, where it floats to its destination.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham
Mr Jones, without making a remark of any kind, shipped the rudder; the other four pulled.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands|R.M. Ballantyne
The sea seemed to be fining off a bit, so they looked round, and found to their horror that the rudder was gone.The Chequers|James Runciman
On the deck aft, about a couple of feet in advance of the rudder-head, are fitted two brass stanchions.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.