fill away

verb
filled away; filling away; fills away

Definition of fill away

intransitive verb

1 : to trim a sail to catch the wind
2 : to proceed on the course especially after being brought up in the wind

First Known Use of fill away

1645, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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