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sails meaning

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WSails
  • NounBFsail
    1. plural of sail.
    2. VerbBFsailPRsailingPT, PPsailed
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of sail.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Dinghies are designed to be sailed single-handedly or double-handedly, but some larger cruising dinghies may have room for four or more people on board.
          • The ball sailed into the end zone for a touchback and the Eagles had possession on the 20-yard line. [1]
          • But she quickly countered that impression with the warm, almost mezzolike sound she brought to Peter Kelsh’s appealing, neo-Romantic “When Shall We Set Sail for Happiness?”
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Sailing round the world debunked the theory that the earth was flat.
          • Sail away from the wash to avoid rocking the boat.

      Meaning of sails for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "sails" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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