windjammer

noun wind·jam·mer \ ˈwin(d)-ˌja-mər \

Definition of windjammer

:a sailing ship; also :one of its crew

windjamming

play \ˈwin(d)-ˌja-miŋ\ noun

Examples of windjammer in a Sentence

  1. with no set course to follow, a windjammer sails wherever the wind and the captain's whim takes it

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First Known Use of windjammer

1880


WINDJAMMER Defined for English Language Learners

windjammer

noun

Definition of windjammer for English Language Learners

  • : a sailing ship



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