Meaning of “becalmed” in the English Dictionary

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"becalmed" in British English

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becalmedadjective

uk /bɪˈkɑːmd/ us /bɪˈkɑːmd/

If a ship with sails is becalmed, it cannot move because there is no wind.

(Definition of “becalmed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)