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sail

noun /seil/
a sheet of strong cloth spread to catch the wind, by which a ship is driven forward
vela
They are hoisting the sails.
a journey in a ship
paseo/viaje en barco
a sail in his yacht a week’s sail to the island.
an arm of a windmill.
aspa
sailboard noun a windsurfer.
plancha de windsurf
sailboat noun (American ) a boat with sails; sailing boat(British)
Velero
sailing noun the activity or sport of navigating a ship or boat that has sails
navegación a vela, vela
Sailing is one of his hobbies.
sailing- having a sail or sails
a vela
sailing-boat.
sailor noun a member of a ship’s crew whose job is helping to sail a ship
marinero
a sailor in the merchant navy.
in full sail with all the sails spread
a toda vela, con las velas desplegadas
The ship was in full sail.
(Definition of sail from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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