Right sailing

(Naut.) sailing on one of the four cardinal points, so as to alter a ship's latitude or its longitude, but not both.

See also: Right

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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But Ingolstadt won it in fortuitous circumstances, with Florent Hadergjonaj's intended cross from the right sailing over Jonas LE[micro]ssl's head and into the net.
Cruise gently along the Thames, past Eton on left bank and Windsor on the right Sailing under the bridge at Henley The African Queen has been converted into a floating hotel
But it took them 20 minutes to register an effort at goal, the excellent Steven Whittaker's curled effort from the right sailing over the top.