stunsail

or stun·s'l

[ stuhn-suh l ]
/ ˈstʌn səl /
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noun


Nearby words

  1. stung,
  2. stunk,
  3. stunner,
  4. stunning,
  5. stunningly,
  6. stunt,
  7. stunt man,
  8. stunt person,
  9. stunt woman,
  10. stunted

Origin of stunsail

First recorded in 1755–65; syncopated variant of studdingsail

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British Dictionary definitions for stunsail

stunsail

stuns'l

/ (ˈstʌnsəl) /

noun

another word for studdingsail
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