Origin of square sail
Related Words for square saillugsail
Examples from the Web for square sail
Historical Examples of square sail
Frequently resorted to for the staysails, square-sail yard, &c.
The bowsprit was crossed by a heavy spar, on which a square-sail was hoisted.Nooks and Corners of the New England Coast
Samuel Adams Drake
If it goes round a point more we will get the square-sail ready for hoisting.The Queen's Cup
G. A. Henty
When round, they came again upon even terms, as 'Livonia' had to luff and to lower her square-sail.Yachting Vol. 1
The term is applied to any fore-and-aft vessels setting a square-sail, flying, below the lower cross-trees.