Translation of abaft in Spanish:


a popa, adv.

Pronunciation /əˈbæft/ /əˈbɑːft/


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    a popa
    • The swell was either just abaft or on the beam and at night you couldn't see it.
    • Terry looked abaft himself and saw that the fearsome man had indeed gone.
    • The blizzard made it impossible to see anything abaft of the bridge.
    • A built-in motor bracket cuts cockpit noise and adds security in big seas from abaft.
    • With six months' stores, she draws twenty-two foot nine, abaft.
    • It's when the breeze comes from the side, and slightly abaft of abeam, that a vessel can achieve its fastest point of sail.