Sentence Examples


  • All night a wide-awake watch was kept by all the officers, forward and aft, especially about the forecastle scuttle and fore hatchway; at which last place it was feared the insurgents might emerge, after breaking through the bulkhead below.
  • Here is a hogshead of molasses or of brandy directed to John Smith, Cuttingsville, Vermont, some trader among the Green Mountains, who imports for the farmers near his clearing, and now perchance stands over his bulkhead and thinks of the last arrivals on the coast, how they may affect the price for him, telling his customers this moment, as he has told them twenty times before this morning, that he expects some by the next train of prime quality.
  • Aft peak A watertight compartment between the aftermost watertight bulkhead and the stem.
  • The key is having a kayak well fitted with buoyancy and having a bulkhead near to the rear of the cockpit.
  • But I did manage to get the rear bulkhead fitted to the chassis.

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