Definisi 'luff'
English to English
noun
1 (nautical) the forward edge of a fore-and-aft sail that is next to the mast
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2 the act of sailing close to the wind
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3 The side of a ship toward the wind.
source: webster1913
verb
4 sail close to the wind
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5 flap when the wind is blowing equally on both sides
Example:
• the sails luffed
source: wordnet30
6 To turn the head of a vessel toward the wind; to sail nearer the wind; to turn the tiller so as to make the vessel sail nearer the wind.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
point, navigation, sailing, seafaring, pilotage, edge, flap, roll, undulate, fore-and-aft sail,

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