Sails were furled, others were reefed, and all was made fairly snug.
He was reefed close and was making for the inlet, up Bay End way.
The sails were not reefed, for it was not known when they might be required.
Perfectly cool, he stood waiting till the sails were reefed.
We had been under lower-topsails and a reefed foresail all night.
It blew so hard that the topsails ...