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Origin of vessel
OTHER WORDS FROM vesselvesseled; especially British, vesselled, adjectiveun·ves·seled, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH vesselvassal, vessel
Example sentences from the Web for vessel
Still, the security on the vessels—big or small—is nonexistent.
One hundred thirty-eight major warships with 221 smaller combat vessels would support them in the assault.Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day|James Jones|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It has a third of the budget and a fraction of the maritime vessels.
During the time of the pharaohs, such funerary vessels were used to store the organs of the deceased.7 Historically Significant Artifacts Rescued by Happenstance|The Daily Beast|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Frontex Plus has no actual vessels, and virtually no budget.Are European Rescuers Enticing Migrants to Their Deaths?|Barbie Latza Nadeau|September 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They did not arrive in time, so that some of the vessels had sailed, three of which were captured by the enemy.
The vessel escaped miraculously, with sails torn by shots from three Dutch vessels, which they took for one of their own.
Gourges fitted out three vessels and 150 soldiers at his own expense to revenge their death, and repair the honor of his nation.
The treasure taken on board these vessels was afterwards conveyed to the bank of England in 20 wagons.
Normally, coagulation takes place in two to eight minutes after the blood leaves the vessels.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd