sternpost


stern·post

noun \ˈstərn-ˌpōst\

Definition of STERNPOST

:  the principal member at the stern of a ship extending from keel to deck

First Known Use of STERNPOST

15th century

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: sterns
Previous Word in the Dictionary: sternotribe
All Words Near: sternpost

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up sternpost? 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