Origin of three-master
Related formsthree-mast·ed, adjective
Examples from the Web for three-master
In the harbor I had noticed a three-master, the schooner Ayesha.
The captain, irritated by this, veered about and ran straight down upon the three-master.A Romance of the West Indies|Eugne Sue
At one time sailing a three-master, and then conning one of the new steam-vessels which have been added to our fleets.With the Dyaks of Borneo|F. S. Brereton
It was plain enough that he was devising some expedient to escape the three-master.Fighting for the Right|Oliver Optic
Tell me,” said Lagross, “that three-master we saw just now, would she be making for Kerguelen?The Beach of Dreams|H. De Vere Stacpoole