What does mainsheet mean?

Definitions for mainsheetˈmeɪnˌʃit

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word mainsheet.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sheet, tack, mainsheet, weather sheet, shroud(noun)

    (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind


  1. mainsheet(Noun)

    The rope connected to and controlling the mainsail.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mainsheet(noun)

    one of the ropes by which the mainsail is hauled aft and trimmed


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mainsheet in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mainsheet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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