seaworthiness


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sea·wor·thy

 (sē′wûr′thē)
adj. sea·wor·thi·er, sea·wor·thi·est
Fit to traverse the seas: a seaworthy freighter; a seaworthy crew.

sea′wor′thi·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.seaworthiness - fitness to traverse the seas
soundness - a state or condition free from damage or decay
Translations
صَلاحِيَة البَحْر للمِلاحَه
schopnost plavby
sødygtighed
hajózásra alkalmasságúszóképesség
haffærni
plavbyschopnosť
sjövärdighet
dayanıklılıkdenize açılabilme

seaworthiness

[ˈsiːˌwɜːðɪnɪs] Nnavegabilidad f

seaworthiness

[ˈsiːwɜːrðinɪs] n [boat] → navigabilité f

seaworthiness

[ˈsiːˌwɜːðɪnɪs] nidoneità alla navigazione

sea

(siː) noun
1. (often with the) the mass of salt water covering most of the Earth's surface. I enjoy swimming in the sea; over land and sea; The sea is very deep here; (also adjective) A whale is a type of large sea animal.
2. a particular area of sea. the Baltic Sea; These fish are found in tropical seas.
3. a particular state of the sea. mountainous seas.
ˈseaward(s) adverb
towards the sea; away from the land. The yacht left the harbour and sailed seawards.
ˈseaboard noun
the seacoast. the eastern seaboard of the United States.
sea breeze
a breeze blowing from the sea towards the land.
ˈseafaring adjective
of work or travel on ships. a seafaring man.
ˈseafood noun
fish, especially shellfish.
adjective
seafood restaurants.
ˈseafront noun
a promenade or part of a town with its buildings facing the sea.
ˈsea-going adjective
designed and equipped for travelling on the sea. a sea-going yacht.
ˈseagull noun
a gull.
sea level
the level of the surface of the sea used as a base from which the height of land can be measured. three hundred metres above sea level.
ˈsea-lion noun
a type of large seal.
ˈseamanplural ˈseamen noun
a sailor, especially a member of a ship's crew who is not an officer.
ˈseaport noun
a port on the coast.
ˈseashell noun
the (empty) shell of a sea creature.
ˈseashore noun
the land close to the sea.
ˈseasick adjective
ill because of the motion of a ship at sea. Were you seasick on the voyage?
ˈseasickness noun
ˈseaside noun
(usually with the) a place beside the sea. We like to go to the seaside in the summer.
ˈseaweed noun
plants growing in the sea. The beach was covered with seaweed.
ˈseaworthy adjective
(negative unseaworthy) (of a ship) suitably built and in good enough condition to sail at sea.
ˈseaworthiness noun
at sea
1. on a ship and away from land. He has been at sea for four months.
2. puzzled or bewildered. Can I help you? You seem all at sea.
go to sea
to become a sailor. He wants to go to sea.
put to sea
to leave the land or a port. They planned to put to sea the next day.
References in classic literature ?
There was such fascination in her pluck, nimbleness, the continual exhibition of unfailing seaworthiness, in the semblance of courage and endurance, that I could not give up the delight of watching her run through the three unforgettable days of that gale which my mate also delighted to extol as "a famous shove.
The operator will also be ordered to secure a seaworthiness certificate before it is allowed to leave the port of El Nido.
MARINA, which certifies vessels and seafarers for seaworthiness, made no mention of the condition of Mercraft-3 or its crew.
For one thing, those sailing were headed for an annual pilgrimage and the authorities should have had this event on their radar, especially when it is no secret that the seaworthiness of the boats available to these communities is always questionable, as is the level of training of the crews.
The combination of inshore deck layout and offshore seaworthiness along with loads of storage, multi-use fishability, and comfortable seating demonstrates that Blue Wave designers did their homework before launching this model.
Some members expressed their concern about the condition of the cruise boats and their seaworthiness.
The passage of the ship during her maiden voyage from Kolkata to Mumbai, in rough weather, bears testimony to the seaworthiness of the ship.
Our company does not hesitate to sell boats thousands of miles away because we have full faith in our products' reliability, durability, and seaworthiness," he added.
Steve Bruce and Harry Redknapp have navigated their way through the Championship's waters on several occasions - the question this time will be the seaworthiness of their boats.
Never race on a yacht that you haven't calibrated the log, checked all compasses, and carefully considered its seaworthiness and the ability of most of the crew beforehand.
The Lord Nelson managed to obtain an Antarctic Permit, just scraping by the assessment for seaworthiness in the ice -- sailing in such latitudes is always a scary subject when you're talking old-fashioned tall ships.
In antiquity, the warranty of seaworthiness had three applications,