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doc Definition of luff
    English to English
    noun
  • (nautical) the forward edge of a fore-and-aft sail that is next to the mast
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • the act of sailing close to the wind
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • The side of a ship toward the wind.
  • source: Webster 1913
    verb
  • sail close to the wind
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • flap when the wind is blowing equally on both sides
  • The sails luffed.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • To turn the head of a vessel toward the wind; to sail nearer the wind; to turn the tiller so as to make the vessel sail nearer the wind.
  • source: Webster 1913
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