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lifts

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Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. lifts

    Ropes which reach from each mast-head to their respective yard-arms to steady and suspend the ends. Their use is to keep the yard in equilibrium, or to raise one of its extremities higher than the other if necessary, but particularly to support the weight when a number of men are employed on it, furling or reefing the sail. The yards are said to be squared by the lifts when they hang at right angles with the masts.--Topping-lifts. (See TOPPING-LIFTS.)

Anagrams for lifts »

  1. flist

  2. flits

How to pronounce lifts?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Karen
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    Veena
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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifts in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lifts in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of lifts in a Sentence

  1. Jonathan Rosen:

    A rising tide lifts all boats.

  2. John Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    A rising tide lifts all boats.

  3. Mark Di Nola:

    Lifts aren't designed to last forever.

  4. The NWHL:

    We subscribe to the theory that a rising tide lifts all boats.

  5. Anzia Yezierska:

    When I only begin to read, I forget I'm on this world. It lifts me on wings with high thoughts.

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