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At, on, or to the leeward side.
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adv, adj (postpositive)
(Nautical Terms) nautical on or towards the lee: with the helm alee. Compare aweather
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adv., adj.
upon or toward the lee side of a vessel; away from the wind (opposed to aweather).
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.alee - on or toward the leealee - on or toward the lee; "put the helm alee"
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In the moment of profound silence which follows upon the hands going to their stations I heard on the poop his raised voice: "Hard alee!" and the distant shout of the order repeated on the main-deck.
My first order "Hard alee!" re-echoed ominously under the tower- ing shadow of Koh-ring as if I had shouted in a moun- tain gorge.
"Go for'ard and hard alee without any noise," he said to me in a low voice.
`Up with the jib, reef the tops'l halliards, helm hard alee, and man the guns!' roared the captain, as a Portuguese pirate hove in sight, with a flag black as ink flying from her foremast.
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