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sail meaning

EN[seɪl]
US
WSail
  • A sail is a surface that receives and redirects a force upon a generous surface area,
sail
sail

Meaning of sail for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "sail" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, an ergative verb.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
        • Singularia tantum
          • Uncountable nouns
        • Verbs
          • Ergative verbs
        Difficultness: Level 1
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        Easy     ➨     Difficult
        Definiteness: Level 9
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        Definite    ➨     Versatile
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