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sailingnoun

uk   /ˈseɪ.lɪŋ/  us   /ˈseɪ.lɪŋ/
A2 [U] the ​sport or ​activity of using ​boats with ​sails: the sailing ​club She ​loves to go sailing.
[C] an ​occasion when a ​shipleaves a ​port: There are ​frequent sailings to Staten Island.
(Definition of sailing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sailingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈseɪ·lɪŋ/
the ​sport or ​activity of using ​boats with ​sails: I never really got into sailing.
(Definition of sailing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sailing”
in Arabic إبحار…
in Korean 항해, 보트타기…
in Portuguese iatismo, vela…
in Catalan vela…
in Japanese セーリング, ヨット競技…
in Chinese (Simplified) 帆船运动, 启航,出航…
in Turkish yelken sporu, yelkencilik…
in Russian парусный спорт…
in Chinese (Traditional) 帆船運動, 啓航,出航…
in Italian la vela, il fare vela…
in Polish żeglarstwo…
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