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1 tack

The heading or position of a vessel relative to the trim of its sails.

Roget 627: method, way, manner, wise, gait, form, mode, fashion, tone, guise; modus operandi, MO; procedure etc. ... meer laten zien

Roget 253: sharpness etc. adj.; acuity, acumination; spinosity.    point, spike, spine, spicule [Biol.], spiculum; needle, hypodermic needle, tack, ... meer laten zien

Roget 45: vinculum, link; connective, connection; junction etc. 43; bond of union, copula, hyphen, intermedium; bracket; bridge, stepping-stone, ... meer laten zien

Roget 278: direction, bearing, course, vector; set, drift, tenor; tendency etc. 176; incidence; bending, trending etc. ... meer laten zien

Pools: hals

2 tack

A short nail with a sharp point and a large head.

3 tack

Gear for a horse.

synoniemen: saddlery, stable gear.

Pools: wyposa┼╝enie konia

4 tack

nautical A line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind.

synoniemen: mainsheet, sheet, shroud, weather sheet.

Nederlands: want

5 tack

nautical The act of changing tack.

synoniem: tacking.

Pools: halsowanie, lawirowanie

6 tack

Sailing a zigzag course.


1 tack

Fasten with tacks.

Roget 140: change, alter, vary, wax and wane; modulate, diversify, qualify, tamper with; turn, shift, veer, tack, chop, shuffle, ... meer laten zien

Roget 279: alter one's course, deviate, depart from, turn, trend; bend, curve etc. 245; swerve, heel, bear off; gybe, wear.    ... meer laten zien

2 tack

Turn into the wind:
— The sailors decided to tack the boat.
— The boat tacked.

synoniem: wear round.

Nederlands: wenden

3 tack

Create by putting components or members together:
— He tacked together some verses.

synoniemen: assemble, piece, put together, set up, tack together.

Roget 43: join, unite; conjoin, connect; associate; put together, lay together, clap together, hang together, lump together, hold together, piece together [Fr.], tack together, fix together, ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: zich verzamelen, samenkomen, in elkaar zetten, monteren, assembleren, componeren, construeren, opbouwen, samenstellen

4 tack

Sew together loosely, with large stitches.

synoniem: baste.

5 tack

Fix to; attach.

synoniemen: append, hang on, tack on, tag on.

6 tack

Reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action).

synoniemen: alternate, flip, flip-flop, interchange, switch.

Moby betekeniswoordenboek: MO, aberrancy, aberration, about ship, affix, algorithm, alter, alteration, ameliorate, annex, append, approach, articulate, attach, attack, azimuth, back and fill, back band, backstrap, baste ... meer laten zien.

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