Examples of sailing in a Sentence
They're going sailing next week.
Recent Examples of sailing from the Web
Happily Ever After will be pure smooth sailing from there.
At 26, Burling becomes the youngest helmsman to win sailing’s greatest prize in a competition that dates to 1851.
Even then, the rope system was antiquated, supposedly a holdover from the days of sailing ships, when seamen adept at scrambling through the rigging of a man-of-war were employed to work backstage in theaters.
The Martha Lewis was launched in 1955, part of a fleet of similar wooden sailing vessels designed to dredge the Chesapeake Bay for oysters.
But Veronica and Betty's friendship is smooth sailing.
Last week, the Duchess of Cambridge visited the 1851 Trust, an organization that gives young people the chance to experience sailing, while also encouraging an interest in the environment and the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math.
The Triumph, also on a five-day sailing, from New Orleans to Mexico, spent the day at sea Tuesday.
Paul Gauguin Cruises is offering shipboard credits on select South Pacific sailings departing December through March.
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First Known Use of sailing
before 12th century
SAILING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sailing for English Language Learners
: the sport or activity of traveling on water in a sailboat
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