Definition of dismast in English:
Break or force down the mast or masts of (a ship): (as adjective dismasted) a dismasted ship wallowing in stormy seas
More example sentences
- Some ships were dismasted and used as prison or storage hulks.
- Another yacht was dismasted off the The Needles and was towed into Poole by the Swanage lifeboat.
- Last year, the same boat was dismasted during the race.
Definition of dismast in:
- US English dictionary
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