sail noun (TRAVEL) - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “sail”

See all translations

sail

noun (TRAVEL)
旅行
 
 
/seɪl/
[S] a journey in a boat or ship
(乘船的)航行,航程
It's two days' sail/It's a two-day sail (= a journey of two days by sea) from here to the nearest island.
从这里坐船到最近的岛屿需要航行两天。
Journeys
set sail to begin a boat journey
启航,开船
We set sail from Kuwait.
我们从科威特启航。
They set sail for France.
他们启航驶往法国。
Arriving and departing by boat or ship
(Definition of sail noun (TRAVEL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “sail” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

Morse code

a system used for sending messages, in which letters and numbers are represented by short and long marks, sounds, or flashes of light

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

e-juice noun

April 27, 2015
the liquid content in an e-cigarette, which includes nicotine and may be flavoured in various ways Cannabidiol oil that comes from industrial hemp plants, which is what is infused into our e-juice, is 100 per cent legal.

Read More