Definition of Tack

  • 1. The heading or position of a vessel relative to the trim of its sails Noun
  • 2. A short nail with a sharp point and a large head Noun
  • 3. Gear for a horse Noun
  • 4. (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind Noun
  • 5. (nautical) the act of changing tack Noun
  • 6. Sailing a zigzag course Noun
  • 7. Fasten with tacks Verb
  • 8. Turn into the wind Verb
  • 9. Create by putting components or members together Verb
  • 10. Sew together loosely, with large stitches Verb
  • 11. Fix to; attach Verb
  • 12. Reverse (a direction, attitude, or course of action) Verb

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