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1. sailing

noun. ['ˈseɪlɪŋ'] the work of a sailor.

Synonyms

  • cabotage
  • navigation
  • steerage
  • work
  • seafaring
  • employment

Antonyms

  • conformist
  • rested
  • disassemble
  • disjoin

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Rhymes with Sailing

  • unavailing
  • prevailing
  • unveiling
  • unfailing
  • surveilling
  • regaling
  • inhaling
  • impaling
  • entailing
  • detailing
  • derailing
  • curtailing
  • whaling
  • trailing
  • scaling
  • grayling
  • flailing
  • emailing
  • wailing
  • veiling
  • tailing
  • saling
  • railing
  • nailing
  • mailing
  • jailing
  • hailing
  • failing
  • baling
  • bailing

Sentences with sailing


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Launch your sailing adventure by reserving your vessel online up to six months in advance.

2. Noun, singular or mass
A dinner for two is substituted when sailing is not possible.

Quotes about sailing


1. Ho! Ho! Ho! To the bottle I goTo heal my heart and drown my woeRain may fall, and wind may blowAnd many miles be still to goBut under a tall tree will I lieAnd let the clouds go sailing by
- J.R.R. Tolkien

2. The books transported her into new worlds and introduced her to amazing people who lived exciting lives. She went on olden-day sailing ships with Joseph Conrad. She went to Africa with Ernest Hemingway and to India with Rudyard Kipling. She travelled all over the world while sitting in her little room in an English village.
- Roald Dahl, Matilda

3. There are ships sailing to many ports, but not a single one goes where life is not painful.
- Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet

2. sailing-race

noun. a race between crews of people in yachts.

Synonyms

  • yacht race

3. sailing

noun. ['ˈseɪlɪŋ'] riding in a sailboat.

Synonyms

  • water travel
  • tack
  • seafaring
  • luff

Antonyms

  • malfunction
  • unemployment
  • lose
  • refresh

4. sailing

noun. ['ˈseɪlɪŋ'] the departure of a vessel from a port.

Synonyms

  • going away
  • leaving
  • departure

Antonyms

  • domestic flight
  • international flight
  • uncreativeness
  • unhurried

5. sailing

noun. ['ˈseɪlɪŋ'] the activity of flying a glider.

Synonyms

  • paragliding
  • flight
  • flying
  • parasailing
  • hang gliding
  • sailplaning
  • gliding
  • soaring

Antonyms

  • low
  • studio
  • idle
  • inactivity
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