abaft

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abaft englannista suomeksi

  1. peräpuolelle, peräpuolella

  1. takana, taakse

  2. perä / perässä, perä / perään, takaa

abaft englanniksi

  1. Behind; toward the stern relative to some other object or position; aft of. (defdate)

  2. (syn)

    ''The captain stood abaft the wheelhouse.''

  3. 1620, (w) (translator), ''The Second Part of (w)'' by (w), London: Edward Blount, Chapter(nbs)63, p.(nbs)432,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A18335.0001.001

  4. (..) two drunken Turkes, that were in the Frigot with twelue others, discharged two Calieuers, with which they killed two Souldiours, that stood abaft our Gally.
  5. 1773, (w), ''An Account of a Voyage Around the World,'' Book(nbs)3, Chapter(nbs)5, in (w) (ed.), ''An Account of the Voyages Undertaken by the Order of His Present Majesty: for Making Discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere,'' London: W. Strahan and T. Cadell, Volume(nbs)3, p.(nbs)558,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004846500.0001.003

  6. (..) we could hear the water rush in a little abaft the foremast, about three feet from the keel: this determined me to clear the hold intirely.
  7. 1869, (w), ''(w),'' Hartford: The American Publishing Company, Chapter(nbs)3, p.(nbs)35,https://archive.org/details/innocentsabroad00twairich/page/35/mode/1up?q=abaft

  8. (..) Read the sign up there—NO SMOKING ABAFT THE WHEEL!”
  9. 1959, (w), ''(w),'' New York: Ace, 2010, Chapter(nbs)13, p.(nbs)260,https://books.google.ca/books?id=rmEIDAAAQBAJ&newbks=1&newbks_redir=0&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false

  10. The bulkhead that separates ladies’ country from the rough characters who shave is not necessarily No. 30 but, by tradition, it is called “bulkhead thirty” in any mixed ship. (..) Male officers had a lounge called the cardroom just abaft thirty.
  11. On the aft side; in the stern. (defdate)

  12. ''We drifted with the wind abaft.''

    ''The mate sleeps abaft.''

  13. 1599, (w), “The firing and sinking of the stout and warrelike Carack called ''Las Cinque Llaguas''” in (w) (ed.), ''The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation,'' London, Volume(nbs)2, Part(nbs)2, p.(nbs)200,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A02495.0001.001

  14. The ''Exchange'' also being farther from the fire, afterward was more easily cleared, and fell off from abaft.
  15. 1785, John Rickman, ''Journal of (w)’s Last Voyage,'' London: E. Newbery, Part(nbs)1, p.(nbs)103,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004895036.0001.000

  16. By clapping the sails to the mast, and lightening the ship abaft, we swayed her off with little damage.
  17. (RQ:Melville Moby-Dick)

  18. 1954, (w), ''(w),'' New York: Perennial, 1970, p.(nbs)72,https://archive.org/details/doorsofperceptio00huxl/page/72/mode/1up?q=abaft

  19. We cover our anterior nakedness with some philosophy—Christian, Marxian, Freudo-Physicalist—but abaft we remain uncovered, at the mercy of the winds of circumstance.
  20. Backwards. (defdate)(R:SOED5)