outhaul definition

  • noun:
    • Nautical A rope accustomed expand a sail along a spar or increase.
    • A rope that is used to give a sail along a spar
    • A rope employed for hauling aside a sail upon a spar; -- other of inhaul.
    • Nautical, a rope regularly haul from tack of a jib or lower studdingsail, and/or clue of a spanker.

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