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sail  


      vb  
1    cast or weigh anchor, embark, get under way, hoist the blue peter, put to sea, set sail  
2    captain, cruise, go by water, navigate, pilot, ride the waves, skipper, steer, voyage  
3    drift, float, fly, glide, scud, shoot, skim, skirr, soar, sweep, wing  
4      (informal, with)      in or into   assault, attack, begin, belabour, fall upon, get going, get to work on, lambast(e), set about, tear into     (informal)  
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sail  

  ( sails    plural & 3rd person present)   ( sailing    present participle)   ( sailed    past tense & past participle  )
1       n-count   Sails are large pieces of material attached to the mast of a ship. The wind blows against the sails and pushes the ship along.  
The white sails billow with the breezes they catch.     
2       verb   You say a ship sails when it moves over the sea.  
The trawler had sailed from the port of Zeebrugge...      V prep/adv  
3       verb   If you sail a boat or if a boat sails, it moves across water using its sails.  
I shall get myself a little boat and sail her around the world...      V n prep  
For nearly two hundred miles she sailed on, her sails hard with ice...      V adv/prep  
4       verb   If a person or thing sails somewhere, they move there smoothly and fairly quickly.  
We got into the lift and sailed to the top floor...      V prep/adv  
5   
    sailing  
6    When a ship sets sail, it leaves a port.  
set sail      phrase   V inflects, oft PHR prep  
Christopher Columbus set sail for the New World in the Santa Maria.     
7   
    to sail close to the wind  
    wind   sail through      phrasal verb   If someone or something sails through a difficult situation or experience, they deal with it easily and successfully.  
While she sailed through her maths exams, he struggled...      V P n  

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Consulte también:

sailor, saintly, sale, salt

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