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Translation of "sail" - English-German dictionary

sail

noun /seil/
a sheet of strong cloth spread to catch the wind, by which a ship is driven forward das Segel They are hoisting the sails. a journey in a ship die Fahrt a sail in his yacht a week’s sail to the island. an arm of a windmill. der Windmühlenflügel sailboard noun a windsurfer. das Surfbrett sailing noun the activity or sport of navigating a ship or boat that has sails das Segeln Sailing is one of his hobbies. sailing- having a sail or sails Segel-… sailing-boat. sailor noun a member of a ship’s crew whose job is helping to sail a ship. der Matrose in full sail with all the sails spread mit vollen Segeln The ship was in full sail.
(Definition of sail from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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