luff - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "luff" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

luff / передняя шкаторина, лейтенант
[lʌf]
[lʌf]
Перевод
имя существительное
передняя шкаторина
luff
лейтенант
lieutenant, ensign, first lieutenant, luff
глагол
приводить к ветру
round to, luff
идти в бейдевинд
luff
перемещать по горизонтали
luff
Определения
глагол
steer (a sailing vessel) nearer the wind to the point at which the sails just begin to flap.
I came aft and luffed her for the open sea
имя существительное
the edge of a fore-and-aft sail next to the mast or stay.
Nonchalant references to booms and jibs and kites and cleats and luffs and lees and heeling and tacking and pointing high can leave the nautical ingénue helpless in a riptide of argot.
Примеры
he can luff you, but must leave you room to get clear
if your luff is flapping, pull the sail towards you to fill it with wind
If it's a sailboat, luff it up into the wind and drift to a complete stop, then allow it to sail backwards - a boat-length is long enough to appease the spirits.
It was in full sail close to us, luffing a little and standing across our course, and so close we had to strike sail to avoid running foul of her, while they too turned hard to let us pass.
Nonchalant references to booms and jibs and kites and cleats and luffs and lees and heeling and tacking and pointing high can leave the nautical ingénue helpless in a riptide of argot.