lubber line


lubber line

noun

Definition of LUBBER LINE

:  a fixed line on the compass of a ship or airplane that is aligned with the longitudinal axis of the vehicle

First Known Use of LUBBER LINE

1858

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: lubber's hole
Previous Word in the Dictionary: lubberland
All Words Near: lubber line

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up lubber line? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More