Definitions For Sail


  • An ocean trip taken for pleasure
  • A large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel
  • Any structure that resembles a sail
  • A large piece of strong cloth that is connected to a ship or boat and that is used to catch the wind that moves the ship or boat through the water
  • A trip in a ship or boat


  • Travel on water propelled by wind or by other means
  • Traverse or travel on (a body of water)
  • Move with sweeping, effortless, gliding motions
  • Travel on water propelled by wind
  • To travel on water in a ship or boat
  • To control a ship or boat (especially one that has sails) while traveling on water
  • To travel on water

Is Sail a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Sail is worth 4 points in Scrabble and 5 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sail in a Sentence

  • Wind filled the sails and our journey had begun.
  • Raising and lowering the ship's sails
  • A sail to San Francisco
  • We'll sail along the coast.
  • He sailed around the world on a luxury liner.
  • She sailed the Atlantic coastline.

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Antonyms for Sail

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