fo'c'sle


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Related to fo'c'sle: foredeck, forecastle deck
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Noun1.fo'c'sle - living quarters consisting of a superstructure in the bow of a merchant ship where the crew is housedfo'c'sle - living quarters consisting of a superstructure in the bow of a merchant ship where the crew is housed
living quarters, quarters - housing available for people to live in; "he found quarters for his family"; "I visited his bachelor quarters"
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
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he shouted up the fo'c'sle hatch, "he says you kin slip down an' see him ef you're anxious that way.
I won't sing at another unless it's in the fo'c'sle.
The rest were tars [sailors] before the mast, and lived in the fo'c'sle.
Smoke billows out from the Fo'c'sle Collection in Amlwch picture by Karl Byast A GALLERY suffered significant damage after extinguished tealights were thrown in a bin.
When they finish carving and painting it, the 5-foot wooden serpent will hang in Chester, Canada, over the entrance to the Fo'c'sle.
Guests can experience areas of the ship including the Flight Deck, Hangar Deck, fo'c'sle (commonly known as the anchor chain room), new multimedia presentations and exhibit collections, interactive educational stations and a state-of-the-art public pier.
Squadronmates, enlisted and officer, were asking me, before the 2030-to-2200 brief in the fo'c'sle, why we were having yet another lecture on ORM, the third in the past week and a half.
We later learned it was the British auxiliary cruiser the Alcantara and that one of its shells had hit the Ver's fo'c'sle, but not exploded.
Plunging into a head sea, the noise and motion in the fo'c'sle had to be experienced to be believed as the bows bit into a wave then came crashing down with an impact that hurled everyone and everything not secured into the forward bulk head.