aft definition

  • adverb:
    • At, in, toward, or near to the stern of a vessel and/or rear of an aircraft or spacecraft.
    • At, almost, or to the stern of a vessel (because of the framework of guide inside the vessel).
    • almost or towards the stern of a vessel; astern; abaft.
    • at or near or toward the stern of a ship or end of an airplane
  • noun:
    • The stern part of a vessel.
  • others:
    • Nautical, in, near, or toward the stern of a ship: as, the aft part of the ship; haul aft the main-sheet, that is, further toward the stern.
    • Oft; usually.
  • adjective:
    • (nautical, aeronautical) situated at or toward the stern or tail

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