Definition of seaworthy in English:

seaworthy

Line breaks: sea|worthy
Pronunciation: /ˈsiːwəːði
 
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adjective

  • (Of a boat) in a good enough condition to sail on the sea.
    More example sentences
    • Assuredly Chinese ships were seaworthy enough to sail across the Pacific and back.
    • His coastguard - one seaworthy ship - sailed to Poti.
    • Team 3 is responsible for the engineering compartments and ensures the vessel is actually seaworthy.

Derivatives

seaworthiness

noun
More example sentences
  • Over the past fifteen years I've sailed various boats of differing seaworthiness in the bay and along the coast.
  • Moreover the seaworthiness of the vessel required that cargo should be correctly stowed.
  • His exploits follow a long line of expeditions trying to prove the seaworthiness of primitive boats.

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