bight[ bahyt ]SEE DEFINITION OF bight
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BIGHT
All busy preparing for a start for the Head of the Bight to-morrow.
Bight hours was the time Mr. Gladstone permitted himself to sleep.
It has a seacoast of about 200 miles on the Bight of Biafra.
On the 28th of August came the battle off the Bight of Helgoland.
But at the last moment he managed to clutch the bight of the hanging rope.
It is situated in the bight of the bay, eastward of Bonthian.
The rain came down as it can come only in the Bight of Benin.
Now slip the bight of the lanyard over your neck, and follow me.
A further involution makes what is termed a bowline on a bight.
A bight or corner, as Herne Bay, so called from lying in an angle.