At, near, or towards the stern of a ship or tail of an aircraft: [as adverb]: Travis made his way aft [as adjective]: the aft cargo compartment
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- It is an unusual design of ship, a collier with engine-room aft and wheelhouse amidships.
- Heading aft towards the stern, we found the mizzenmast collapsed, which was why it had not shown up on the sonar.
- An airman inspector noticed the starboard aft wheel was missing all but one of its lug nuts.
Words that rhyme with aftabaft, craft, daft, draft, draught, engraft, graft, haft, kraft, raft, understaffed, unstaffed, waft
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