verb. take in water at the bilge.
- territorial waters
- international waters
noun. water accumulated in the bilge of a ship.
- soft water
- fresh water
- hard water
noun. where the sides of the vessel curve in to form the bottom.
verb. cause to leak.
- take in water
Sentences with bilge
1. Noun, singular or mass
Purchase a float switch with long enough wires to run from your bilge pump to the pump control switch.
The float switch should be at the same level or slightly higher than the bilge pump so that the switch does not trigger the pump before the water level has reached the pump.