brigantine brigantine

Definition(s):

  • (n) two-masted sailing vessel square-rigged on the foremast and fore-and-aft rigged on the mainmast

Usage(s):

  1. At anchor rode the brigantine-rigged wooden yacht Carnegie.
  2. She is the Royal Research Ship Research, a trim 770-ton brigantine.
  3. His first command was a brigantine, which he sailed to Tahiti.

News

  1. Historic Tall Ship to be Built in Sausalito with 100% Forest Stewardship Council Certified Lumber from Northern ...

    SAUSALITO, Calif., June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A $5 million historic sailing brigantine currently under construction in Sausalito has officially entered the process of earning Forest Stewardship Council ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Brigantine Residents Benefit From FEMA’s Revised Flood Maps

    The newest FEMA flood maps show many residents in Brigantine are in a less hazardous flood zone that is not threatened by waves.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CBS Philadelphia

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Quotes

  • "My parents live in Brigantine, I summered in Ocean City," says Shindle. "I'm psyched to get home. I can't wait to get to the shore, where it's peaceful and calm. My grandmother is from Cape May, the Jersey Shore is home as far as I'm...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Kate Shindle Source: Shore News Today

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