Definition Idiomatic adjective A person who has over-imbibed. Origin 18th century. Likely a corruption of “free sheets,” implying being careless. Sheets are another term for
Ever wondered about the differences between a ship-of-the-line and a frigate? Do you know the differences between a blue, white, or red admiral? Why was
Definition Noun Grease rubbed on the masts and running rigging or equipment as lubricant and/or preservative. Grease and fats from the galley. Origin 18th century.
Here is one of those strange stories that makes the rounds on the internet every so often. During the Vietnam War the U.S. undertook a
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Definition Noun The generic term for the spar and sail arrangement on a boat or ship. Verb To equip a vessel with sails, spars, and