Meaning of SHIP in English


noun pay; reward.

2. ship ·vi to embark on a ship.

3. ship ·noun any large seagoing vessel.

4. ship ·vt hence, to send away; to get rid of.

5. ship ·vt to receive on board ship; as, to ship a sea.

6. ship ·vt to put in its place; as, to ship the tiller or rudder.

7. ship ·vi to engage to serve on board of a vessel; as, to ship on a man-of-war.

8. ship ·vt to engage or secure for service on board of a ship; as, to ship seamen.

9. ship ·noun a dish or utensil (originally fashioned like the hull of a ship) used to hold incense.

10. ship ·vt to put on board of a ship, or vessel of any kind, for transportation; to send by water.

11. ship ·vt by extension, in commercial usage, to commit to any conveyance for transportation to a distance; as, to ship freight by railroad.

12. ship ·noun specifically, a vessel furnished with a bowsprit and three masts (a mainmast, a foremast, and a mizzenmast), each of which is composed of a lower mast, a topmast, and a topgallant mast, and square-rigged on all masts. ·see illustation in appendix.

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