lazy painter

noun

Definition of lazy painter

: a long painter led from well forward of a boom to a boat riding to one of the guess-warps of that boom to permit hauling the boat up to a ladder

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“Lazy painter.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lazy%20painter. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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