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sail

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sail

  1. a journey over water in a vessel we went for a brief sail on the bay to relax Synonyms of sail crossing, cruise, passage, voyage


sail

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of sail

  1. 1 to travel on water in a vessel I can't sail when there's any breeze at all because I get seasick easily Synonyms of sail boat, cruise, ferry, navigate, ship (out), voyage Words Related to sail canoe, kayak, yacht; coast Phrases make sail, take ship

  2. 2 to move or proceed smoothly and readily sailed through the latest assignment Synonyms of sail bowl, breeze, brush, coast, cruise, drift, glide, roll, flow, skim, slide, slip, stream, sweep, whiskWords Related to sail fly, race, rush, speedNear Antonyms of sail limp, lumber, plod, stumble, trudge; shamble, shuffle; stamp, stomp, stump, tramp; labor, toilAntonyms of sail flounder, struggle

  3. 3 to rest or move along the surface of a liquid or in the air a leaf sailed by, carried by the breeze Synonyms of sail drift, glide, hang, hover, poise, ride, float, swim, waftWords Related to sail bob, dangle, suspend; buoy; balloon, raftNear Antonyms of sail dive, lunge, plunge; dip, immerse, submerge, submerseAntonyms of sail settle, sink



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