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Synonyms for KEDGE

Usage Examples for KEDGE

  1. We finally brought up by securing some iron castings we had on board to the kedge; the chain- cable was reeved through them,- they were let down ten or fifteen feet from the anchor. - "The Captive in Patagonia" by Benjamin Franklin Bourne
  2. Having taken a view of the bay, and found that fresh water, which we most wanted, was to be had, I returned on board, and carried out a kedge- anchor with three hawsers upon an end, to warp the ship in by, and hove short on the bower. - "A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World, Volume 1" by James Cook