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Words nearby square-rigger
Example sentences from the Web for square-rigger
At the end of two hours they came upon a square-rigger with her decks just awash, and six men clinging to her rigging.A Labrador Doctor|Wilfred Thomason Grenfell
"Then keep your eye on the mizzen-royal," said the old man, as if he were forgetting that we weren't a square-rigger.Man Overboard!|F(rancis) Marion Crawford
I thought perhaps you were trying to ring in a square-rigger on me, and I'm not familiar with them.Cappy Ricks Retires|Peter B. Kyne
Hence a schooner is often called a "fore-and-after;" and a ship, a "square-rigger."Practical Boat-Sailing|Douglas Frazar
Aboard a square-rigger, keel-hauling was practiced from the main yardarm.The Black Buccaneer|Stephen W. Meader