Share this entry

reefpoint Syllabification: reef·point
Pronunciation: /ˈrēfˌpoint/

Definition of reefpoint in English:


Each of several short pieces of rope attached to a sail to secure it when reefed.

Definition of reefpoint in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources