goosewinged definition

  • adjective:
    • Having a goosewing; stated of a fore-and-aft rigged vessel with foresail ready on a single part and mainsail on the other side.
    • Having a “goosewing.”
    • stated of a fore-and-aft rigged vessel with foresail set using one side and mainsail on the other side; wing and wing.
  • others:
    • Nautical: Having, as a course or topsail, one clue set, the midst of the sail and other clue being firmly furled.
    • Having, as a fore-and-aft rigged vessel running before the wind, the foresail set on one side together with mainsail on the other side: an epithet applied and to the sails. Also wing-and-wing.
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