leewardly


leewardly
lee·ward·ly

English syllables. 2014.

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  • 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


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