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Change course   /tʃeɪndʒ kɔrs/   Listen
Change course

verb
1.
Shift from one side of the ship to the other.  Synonyms: gybe, jib, jibe.






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"Change course" Quotes from Famous Books



... not a ship in sight. Of twenty ships and a group of destroyers the night before, not one now. It was his signal-officer who thought it out first. "U-boats thick last night, sir, and the convoy must 'a' got orders to disperse or else change course," he said ...
— The U-boat hunters • James B. Connolly

... of energy! The Abraham Lincoln would change course and race after the animal sighted, only to find an ordinary baleen whale or a common sperm whale that soon disappeared amid ...
— 20000 Leagues Under the Seas • Jules Verne



Words linked to "Change course" :   jibe, sail, gybe, jib



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