Associations to the word «Daggerboard»

Wiktionary

DAGGERBOARD, noun. (nautical) A retractable centreboard that slides out to act as a keel

Dictionary definition

DAGGERBOARD, noun. A removable centerboard on a small sailboat that can be lowered into the water to serve as a keel.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope