forecastle forecastle

Definition(s):

  • (n) living quarters consisting of a superstructure in the bow of a merchant ship where the crew is housed

Usage(s):

  1. The other, exploding in the forecastle, killed 23 men, wounded 70.
  2. Into the monotonous orchestration of the forecastle's night sounds crept a small cracking note, a rip, a split, a smothered crash.
  3. On the forecastle deck, the King's tent stood in the somnolent heat.

News

  • SCI: The Zac Brown Incident, New Album, Summer Tour

    This weekend in Telluride, the String Cheese Incident will return to the stage for their first performances since New Year’s Eve. The band will be on the road for much of the summer, mostly in festival settings, with gigs at Electric Forest, Forecastle and Horning’s Hideout.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Jambands.com

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