English syllables. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • leewardly — adv. on the side protected from the wind (Nautical) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • leewardly — adj. (of a ship) apt to drift to leeward …   Useful english dictionary

  • leeward — leewardly, adv. /lee weuhrd/; Naut. /looh euhrd/, adj. 1. pertaining to, situated in, or moving toward the quarter toward which the wind blows (opposed to windward). n. 2. the lee side; the point or quarter toward which the wind blows. adv. 3.… …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.