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  • as intail
  • as intail end
  • as inguide
  • as inhelm

synonyms for rudder

  • butt
  • rear
  • rear end
  • appendage
  • behind
  • buttocks
  • conclusion
  • empennage
  • end
  • extremity
  • posterior
  • reverse
  • rump
  • stub
  • tag
  • tailpiece
  • train
  • tush
  • caudal appendage
  • fag end
  • hind end
  • hind part
  • hindmost part
  • last part
  • tag end
  • wagger
  • control
  • leadership
  • command
  • steering wheel
  • controls
  • tiller
  • driver's seat
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antonyms for rudder

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  • beginning
  • commencement
  • front
  • start
  • head
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      How to use rudder in a sentence

      A “compensator” that acts like a rudder is positioned just below the frame and connected to the front wheel.
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      With difficulty he induced the scared ryot to take the rudder while he explained the new project.
      THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
      A single oar used rather as rudder than paddle guides the tank to the middle of the stream, where it floats to its destination.
      JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
      Mr Jones, without making a remark of any kind, shipped the rudder; the other four pulled.
      THE FLOATING LIGHT OF THE GOODWIN SANDSR.M. BALLANTYNE
      The sea seemed to be fining off a bit, so they looked round, and found to their horror that the rudder was gone.
      THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
      On the deck aft, about a couple of feet in advance of the rudder-head, are fitted two brass stanchions.
      YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
      (d) The yacht shall show at least one-quarter of an inch of her rudder-post clear of the water when on her load-water-line.
      YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
      The boiler-room telegraphs, stoking indicators, rudder indicators, clocks and thermostats were also electrical.
      LOSS OF THE STEAMSHIP 'TITANIC'BRITISH GOVERNMENT
      The oars had been lost, but the rudder of the boat was fortunately made fast by a pennant.
      NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
      Something, too, was tugging at the rudder, twisting and jerking it until the tiller strained and creaked in my hand.
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      WORDS RELATED TO RUDDER

      • command
      • control
      • controls
      • driver's seat
      • leadership
      • rudder
      • steering wheel
      • tiller
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