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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Forecastle; Part of the upper deck of a ship forward of the foremast.

Usage examples (27)
  • Take him away at once to the fo'c's'le some of you.
  • Big John there's a sailorman, an 'the fo'c's'le' ll do him.
  • Van Gelder was away at once and was very quickly alongside the fo'c's'le of the Delos.
  • "Where am I?" he stammered out, gazing round the little fo'c's'le of the lugger in wonder. for more
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