Definition of Hull

Hull v. i. means: To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails.

What is the meaning/definition of Hull ?

Hull v. i. means: To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails.

Meaning of Hull

Hull (v. i.) means: To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails.

More meanings / definitions of / dictionary similarities to Hull or words, sentences containing Hull?

Hull (v. t.): To strip off or separate the hull or hulls of; to free from integument; as, to hull corn.

Hull (v. i.): To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails.

Hull (v. t.): To pierce the hull of, as a ship, with a cannon ball.

Outboard (a. & adv.): Beyond or outside of the lines of a vessel's bulwarks or hull; in a direction from the hull or from the keel; -- opposed to inboard; as, outboard rigging; swing the davits outboard.

Hulled (imp. & p. p.): of Hull

Hud (n.): A huck or hull, as of a nut.

Hulling (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Hull

Burse (n.): A purse; also, a vesicle; a pod; a hull.

Nautiform (a.): Shaped like the hull of a ship.

Decortication (n.): The act of stripping off the bark, rind, hull, or outer coat.

Run (n.): The aftermost part of a vessel's hull where it narrows toward the stern, under the quarter.

Hull (v. t.): The frame or body of a vessel, exclusive of her masts, yards, sails, and rigging.

Bilge (n.): That part of a ship's hull or bottom which is broadest and most nearly flat, and on which she would rest if aground.

Ahull (adv.): With the sails furled, and the helm lashed alee; -- applied to ships in a storm. See Hull, n.

Lorcha (n.): A kind of light vessel used on the coast of China, having the hull built on a European model, and the rigging like that of a Chinese junk.

Decorticate (v. t.): To divest of the bark, husk, or exterior coating; to husk; to peel; to hull.

Ship (n.): A dish or utensil (originally fashioned like the hull of a ship) used to hold incense.

Hull (v. t.): The outer covering of anything, particularly of a nut or of grain; the outer skin of a kernel; the husk.

Husk (n.): The external covering or envelope of certain fruits or seeds; glume; hull; rind; in the United States, especially applied to the covering of the ears of maize.

Inboard (a. & adv.): Inside the line of a vessel's bulwarks or hull; the opposite of outboard; as, an inboard cargo; haul the boom inboard.

Guard (v. t.): An extension of the deck of a vessel beyond the hull; esp., in side-wheel steam vessels, the framework of strong timbers, which curves out on each side beyond the paddle wheel, and protects it and the shaft against collision.

Gunwale (n.): The upper edge of a vessel's or boat's side; the uppermost wale of a ship (not including the bulwarks); or that piece of timber which reaches on either side from the quarter-deck to the forecastle, being the uppermost bend, which finishes the upper works of the hull.

Poop (n.): A deck raised above the after part of a vessel; the hindmost or after part of a vessel's hull; also, a cabin covered by such a deck. See Poop deck, under Deck. See also Roundhouse.

Like to add another meaning or definition of Hull?

Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Hull

Meaning of Hull Speed

Hull Speed means: The maximum speed a hull can achieve without planing : the fastest a keelboat will go, usually dependent on length of the hull at the waterline

Meaning of Sponson

Sponson means: (1) Any of several structures that project from the side of a boat or ship, especially a gun platform. (2) Appendages added to the side of a vessel, such as a canoe or kayak, to aid in stability. (3) A pontoon:like hull, or portion of a hull, that provides lift. A three:point hydroplane has two sponsons, one each side of the main hull.

Meaning of Frame

Frame means: A timber or rib of a ship running from the keel to the side rail; the transverse strengthening members in a ship's hull that extend from the keel to the deck or gunwale. The frames form the shape of the hull and act as a skeleton on which the hull planking is secured.

Meaning of Hard Chine

Hard Chine means: An abrupt intersection between the hull side and the hull bottom of a boat.

Meaning of Hull Down

Hull Down means: Said of a distant ship when her hull is below horizon and her masts and upper works are visible.

Meaning of Planing Hull

Planing Hull means: A type of hull shaped to glide easily across the water at high speed.

Meaning of Hard Chine

Hard Chine means: An abrupt intersection between the hull side and the hull bottom of a boat so constructed.

Meaning of Above-water hull

Above-water hull means: The hull section of a vessel above the waterline, the visible part of a ship. Also, topside.

Meaning of Hydrofoil

Hydrofoil means: A boat with wing-like foils mounted on struts below the hull, lifting the hull entirely out of the water at speed and allowing water resistance to be greatly reduced. Example: HMCS Bras D'or

Meaning of Outrigger

Outrigger means: A structure which extends outboard beyond the edge of the hull for some special purpose. Some Polynesian canoes use outriggers to support an "ama" or small secondary hull, while fishing boats may use outriggers to suspend lines or nets over the water.

Meaning of bab

bab means: Verb. To defecate. [Yorks/Hull/Notts use]Noun. 1. Faeces. [Yorks/Hull/Notts use] 2. Term of affectionate address, such as dear or friend. [W. Midlands use] 3. Abb. of kebab.

Meaning of Three Point Hydroplane

Three Point Hydroplane means: A hydroplane that has two sponsons, one at each side of the hull. The sponsons lift the hull so that, at high speeds, only they and the propeller are in contact with the water, hence three points.

Meaning of Deep V

Deep V means: Refers to the shape of a boat's (usually power boat) hull. A deep V hull is usually good at cutting through rough waves at high speeds.

Meaning of Length Overall

Length Overall means: The maximum length of a vessel's hull measured parallel to the waterline, usually measured on the hull alone, and including overhanging ends that extend beyond the bow and stern.

Meaning of Tumblehome

Tumblehome means: A specific hull shape where the widest part of the hull is below deck level. Originally used to lower canal toll charges where tariffs are calculated by dimensions at deck level.

Meaning of Displacement Hull

Displacement Hull means: A type of hull that plows through the water, displacing a weight of water equal to its own weight, even when more power is added.

Meaning of baba *

baba * means: Verb. To defecate. [Yorks/Hull/Notts use] Noun. Faeces. [Yorks/Hull/Notts use] * Also spelt babber.

Meaning of Stuffing Box

Stuffing Box means: A stuffing box, or packing gland, is used around a propeller shaft at the point it exits a boat's hull underwater. It is the most common method for preventing water from entering the hull while still allowing the propeller shaft to turn.

Meaning of Bilge

Bilge means: Bilge: The bottom of a ship's hull, or that part on either side of the keel which has more a horizontal than a perpendicular direction, and upon which the ship would rest if aground; also the lowest internal part of the hull.

Meaning of Spring, to

Spring, to means: In a wooden vessel, a plank in the hull springs when one of its ends breaks loose, and because of its shape bent to the curve of the hull, springs outwards beyond that curve. Such a plank is said to be sprung.

Meaning of Hull

Hull means: To strip off or separate the hull or hulls of; to free from integument; as, to hull corn.

Meaning of Hull

Hull means: To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails.

Meaning of Hull

Hull means: To pierce the hull of, as a ship, with a cannon ball.

Meaning of Outboard

Outboard means: Beyond or outside of the lines of a vessel's bulwarks or hull; in a direction from the hull or from the keel; -- opposed to inboard; as, outboard rigging; swing the davits outboard.

Meaning of Hulled

Hulled means: of Hull

Meaning of Hud

Hud means: A huck or hull, as of a nut.

Meaning of Hulling

Hulling means: of Hull

Meaning of Burse

Burse means: A purse; also, a vesicle; a pod; a hull.

Meaning of Nautiform

Nautiform means: Shaped like the hull of a ship.

Meaning of Decortication

Decortication means: The act of stripping off the bark, rind, hull, or outer coat.

Meaning of Run

Run means: The aftermost part of a vessel's hull where it narrows toward the stern, under the quarter.

Meaning of Hull

Hull means: The frame or body of a vessel, exclusive of her masts, yards, sails, and rigging.

Meaning of Bilge

Bilge means: That part of a ship's hull or bottom which is broadest and most nearly flat, and on which she would rest if aground.

Meaning of Ahull

Ahull means: With the sails furled, and the helm lashed alee; -- applied to ships in a storm. See Hull, n.

Meaning of Lorcha

Lorcha means: A kind of light vessel used on the coast of China, having the hull built on a European model, and the rigging like that of a Chinese junk.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Coniferin

Coniferin means: A glucoside extracted from the cambium layer of coniferous trees as a white crystalline substance.

Meaning of Hederiferous

Hederiferous means: Producing ivy; ivy-bearing.

Meaning of Luminant

Luminant means: Luminous.

Meaning of Requisition

Requisition means: A formal demand made by one state or government upon another for the surrender or extradition of a fugitive from justice.

Meaning of Slur

Slur means: To cheat, as by sliding a die; to trick.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of TO DIE

TO DIE means: To die is American slang for excellent, wonderful.

Meaning of Blood

Blood means: Chap

Meaning of cunt rag

cunt rag means: (1) A human's tongue when licking the vagina. (2) A person obsessed with the vagina. (3) sanitary towel. Can be used as an insult towards women or men, or a compliment towards men.

Copyrights © 2016 LingoMash. All Rights Reserved.