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Synonyms for sailing
ˈseɪ lɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. seafaring, navigation, sailing(noun)

    the work of a sailor

    seafaring, water travel, navigation, gliding, soaring, pilotage, glide, piloting, sailplaning

  2. sailing(noun)

    riding in a sailboat

    seafaring, sailplaning, soaring, glide, gliding, navigation

  3. sailing(noun)

    the departure of a vessel from a port

    seafaring, sailplaning, soaring, glide, gliding, navigation

  4. glide, gliding, sailplaning, soaring, sailing(noun)

    the activity of flying a glider

    seafaring, semivowel, navigation, gliding, glide, soaring, slide, coast, sailplaning

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sailing(n)

    navigation, circumnavigation (sailing round), orthodromics, orthodromy

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  1. Colleen McDaniel:

    Sailing in the Caribbean during hurricane season might not seem like an obvious choice, but it actually can be a great time to visit, you just have to be flexible about itinerary changes.

  2. Tracy Chavous:

    I started out wanting to sail and then I saw there was a sailboat that took you whale watching, that was awesome. And then there was a guarantee of seeing the whales. It was traditional and we wanted to see people sailing. That's what we got.

  3. Boris Herrmann:

    This trip will be massively challenging for Greta and for all of us, greta taking on this challenge of sailing across on a race boat with zero comfort really shows her commitment to the cause and how far she's willing to push herself.

  4. Stewart Chiron:

    Elderly patients, pregnant women, and families traveling with small kids should consider the full cruise itinerary. If you’re sailing off the coast of a country that may not have the best medical, or pediatric, care, you could be in real trouble.

  5. Peter Burling:

    It has been incredibly helpful in what I'm doing in knowing and understanding what the engineers and designers are talking about, hopefully I will get back at some stage to finish it, but... sailing you can have a pretty long career.

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