"abaft" Definition


  1. prep. Behind; toward the stern from; as, abaft the wheelhouse.
  2. adv. Toward the stern; aft; as, to go abaft.

Dictionary Stats for "abaft"

Position in dictionary: 195 of 111710 words.
Word Types: prep., adv.,
Words that start with abaft: 1
Words that end with abaft: 1
Words that contain abaft: 1
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Definition of abaft

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "abaft". The definition of the word "abaft" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "abaft", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.