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Translation of "sail" - English-French dictionary


noun /seil/
a sheet of strong cloth spread to catch the wind, by which a ship is driven forward voile They are hoisting the sails.
a journey in a ship voyage en bateau a sail in his yacht a week’s sail to the island.
an arm of a windmill. aile
sailboard noun
a windsurfer. planche à voile
sailing noun
the activity or sport of navigating a ship or boat that has sails navigation (à voile) Sailing is one of his hobbies.
having a sail or sails à voiles sailing-boat.
sailor noun
a member of a ship’s crew whose job is helping to sail a ship. marin
in full sail
with all the sails spread toutes voiles dehors The ship was in full sail.
(Definition of sail from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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