How to use sail in a sentence

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He was not only an outstanding helmsman, but also a designer, boat builder, sail maker and rigging specialist par excellence.
Water-skiing, windsurfing, kayaking, sail boating and snorkeling are complimentary on the entire Windstar line.
But thanks to today's weather-resistant fabrics, even a landlubber's deck can sail into the comfort zone.
On this rare day, a windsurfer with black rubber body and transparent sail swings around like an insect.
People were invited and encouraged to sail close to the winds of slander as the show and the presenter sought out audience share.
Walking to larboard, he tipped the bucket over watching the crab sail down the side of Indefatigable, back from whence it came.
Then, we'll sail on a rhumb line straight in and hope the only ships we meet are ours.
The first organised ferry service from Auckland to Devonport began in 1854 using sail or oar propelled whaleboats.
I want to be the leader of the pack, and to reach that goal, I'm going to have to sail in uncharted waters.
Their sleek build enabled them to sail under large vessels so that frogmen could plant limpet mines on their hulls.
I would sail away to fantastic places that existed only in the deep recesses of my mind and describe them in verse heavy with rhythm.
As soon as the first breath of wind rippled the ocean about them, the sail was unfurled and everyone aboard had a purpose again.
In 1982, the writer Jonathan Raban set out in a 30-foot ketch to sail round the British Isles.
Hop on at Queen's pier and sail out for a few beers or supper at one of the waterfront restaurants.
The full moon rose just after the sun went down, its shimmering reflection laying a carpet for me to sail on.
The trainee programme offers those aged 16 to 25 the opportunity to sail to France on a traditionally rigged sailing ship.
With hundreds of lakes and rivers, you could sail and water ski the day away without even coming close to the coast.
An old family friend had hooked a lateen sail while fishing at a local creek.
Another went racing across the wash of the boat, its sail and sickle shaped tail leaving no doubt as to its identity.
Also, the fore-and-aft sail on the mizzenmast, originally a triangular lateen sail, was changed to accommodate the more modern rig.
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