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synonyms for mizzen

  • behind
  • following
  • hind
  • hinder
  • last
  • posterior
  • postern
  • rearward
  • reverse
  • stern
  • tail
  • aft
  • after
  • astern
  • backward
  • dorsal
  • hindermost
  • hindmost
  • rearmost
  • retral
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antonyms for mizzen

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  • first
  • front
  • preceding
  • beginning
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How to use mizzen in a sentence

The foremast is sprung, the main-topgallant mast is gone, and the mizzen has been snapped off close by the deck.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Three times they struck on the shoal; on the third occasion the mizzen-mast and sail were blown out of the boat.
THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
Then the fore-topmast and mizzen-topgallantmast of the Raleigh were shot away, leaving her in a crippled state.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
Last of all, her mizzen-mast was cut short off by the plunging shot, and fell over the side.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
As the Constitution came up with all masts standing and sails set, the British flag was raised to the stump of the mizzen-mast.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
The wounded mizzen-mast of the Windsor Castle received another shot in the heart of it, which threw it over the side.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
Half an hour later the frigate's mizzen-mast, which had been severely wounded by the first broadside, went over her side.
A ROVING COMMISSIONG. A. HENTY
We are going to try to rig a jury mizzen, so as to help us claw off the ice, if need be.
A FINAL RECKONINGG. A. HENTY
Then there was a crash, and the mizzen-mast broke suddenly off four feet above the deck and fell into the sea.
A CHAPTER OF ADVENTURESG. A. HENTY
Another carried away the mizzen masthead, bringing down the flag and my ensign, which were replaced immediately.
THE HERO OF MANILAROSSITER JOHNSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MIZZEN

  • aft
  • after
  • astern
  • backward
  • behind
  • dorsal
  • following
  • hind
  • hinder
  • hindermost
  • hindmost
  • last
  • mizzen
  • posterior
  • postern
  • rearmost
  • rearward
  • retral
  • reverse
  • stern
  • tail
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