Definition of Berth

Berth v. t. means: To give an anchorage to, or a place to lie at; to place in a berth; as, she was berthed stem to stern with the Adelaide.

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Berth v. t. means: To give an anchorage to, or a place to lie at; to place in a berth; as, she was berthed stem to stern with the Adelaide.

Meaning of Berth

Berth (v. t.) means: To give an anchorage to, or a place to lie at; to place in a berth; as, she was berthed stem to stern with the Adelaide.

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Berth (v. t.): To allot or furnish berths to, on shipboard; as, to berth a ship's company.

Berth (v. t.): To give an anchorage to, or a place to lie at; to place in a berth; as, she was berthed stem to stern with the Adelaide.

Berthed (imp. & p. p.): of Berth

Birth (n.): See Berth.

Berthing (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Berth

Berth (n.): Convenient sea room.

Berth (n.): An allotted place; an appointment; situation or employment.

Berth (n.): The place where a ship lies when she is at anchor, or at a wharf.

Berth (n.): A room in which a number of the officers or ship's company mess and reside.

Berth (n.): A place in a ship to sleep in; a long box or shelf on the side of a cabin or stateroom, or of a railway car, for sleeping in.

Leeward (a.): Pertaining to, or in the direction of, the part or side toward which the wind blows; -- opposed to windward; as, a leeward berth; a leeward ship.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Berth

Meaning of V-Berth

V-Berth means: Forward berth of the boat, located in the bow

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: The deck below the gun decks where the mess, sick bay, living/sleeping quarters were found. The berth was often at or just above the water line and was devoid of proper lighting and poorly ventilated

Meaning of IN THE HOLE

IN THE HOLE means: On a siding. (See hole.) Also in the lower berth of a Pullman, as contrasted with on the tot, in the upper berth

Meaning of Deck

Deck means: A permanent covering over a compartment, hull or any part thereof. Decks include but are not limited to Poop, Forecastle, Spar, Main, Lower Deck, Middle Deck, Berth, Orlop, Berth, Bilge, etc.

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: (1) A place for a person to sleep. (2) A place where the ship can tie up or anchor. (3) A position of employment aboard a ship (4) A safe and cautious distance from which another vessel or object is passed, as in "giving wide berth"

Meaning of After Bow Spring Line

After Bow Spring Line means: A mooring line fixed to the bow of the boat and leading aft where it is attached to the dock. This prevents the boat from moving forward in its berth. Its opposite, the forward quarter spring line, is used to keep the boat from moving aft in its berth.

Meaning of Bunk

Bunk means: a sleeping berth or bed.

Meaning of Cabin

Cabin means: A berth in a ship. (as early as 1382)

Meaning of Wide Berth

Wide Berth means: To avoid something by a large distance.

Meaning of Quarter Berth

Quarter Berth means: A bunk which runs under the cockpit

Meaning of Wide Berth

Wide Berth means: To leave room between two ships to allow space for maneuver.

Meaning of Mediterranean Berth

Mediterranean Berth means: A method of docking with a boat's stern to the dock.

Meaning of Leecloths

Leecloths means: Cloths hung on the lee side of a berth to keep one from rolling out of their bunk

Meaning of Slip

Slip means: To leave the berth and sail away. eg. "The ship slipped at 0800".

Meaning of berth

berth means: a place as seal-hunter on a vessel with a share in the profits of the voyage

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: Usually a place for a ship to secure to. Also sometime used to describe a place to sleep.

Meaning of Give a wide berth

Give a wide berth means: To keep a safe distance, to avoid a collision by giving a large distance between maneuvering vessels.

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: To allot or furnish berths to, on shipboard; as, to berth a ship's company.

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: To give an anchorage to, or a place to lie at; to place in a berth; as, she was berthed stem to stern with the Adelaide.

Meaning of Berthed

Berthed means: of Berth

Meaning of Birth

Birth means: See Berth.

Meaning of Berthing

Berthing means: of Berth

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: Convenient sea room.

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: An allotted place; an appointment; situation or employment.

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: The place where a ship lies when she is at anchor, or at a wharf.

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: A room in which a number of the officers or ship's company mess and reside.

Meaning of Berth

Berth means: A place in a ship to sleep in; a long box or shelf on the side of a cabin or stateroom, or of a railway car, for sleeping in.

Meaning of Leeward

Leeward means: Pertaining to, or in the direction of, the part or side toward which the wind blows; -- opposed to windward; as, a leeward berth; a leeward ship.

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Meaning of Illegitimated

Illegitimated means: of Illegitimate

Meaning of Monogamia

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Meaning of Prim

Prim means: To deck with great nicety; to arrange with affected preciseness; to prink.

Meaning of With

With means: To denote association in respect of situation or environment; hence, among; in the company of.

Slang words and meanings

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Meaning of catch-22

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Meaning of rec, the rec reccy

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Meaning of DEUCE

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