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sailer

[ sey-ler ]
/ ˈseɪ lər /
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noun

a vessel propelled by a sail or sails.
a vessel with reference to its powers or manner of sailing: The schooner was judged a good sailer.

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Origin of sailer

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at sail, -er1

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH sailer

sailer , sailor

Definition for sailer (2 of 2)

Sailer
[ sey-ler; German zahy-ler ]
/ ˈseɪ lər; German ˈzaɪ lər /

noun

An·ton [ahn-tohn], /ˈɑn toʊn/, "Toni", 1935–2009, Austrian skier.
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How to use sailer in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for sailer

sailer
/ (ˈseɪlə) /

noun

a vessel, esp one equipped with sails, with specified sailing characteristicsa good sailer
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