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Words nearby staysail
Example sentences from the Web for staysail
Shell trim with the staysail, if we haul another reef down, he said.The Protector|Harold Bindloss
In front of the fore-mast are the staysail, the jib, and the flying-jib; these last are triangular sails.Man on the Ocean|R.M. Ballantyne
He had the mainsail hoisted and the staysail flattened down to the port side—so as to back her head off.Geoffrey Hampstead|Thomas Stinson Jarvis
The tall, handsome, fair-haired Webb leaned over the table and spoke to Staysail almost in a whisper.Crusoes of the Frozen North|Gordon Stables
The staysail had chain halyards and Marston sent a man aloft with a grease-swab.Wyndham's Pal|Harold Bindloss