Definition of Gybe. Meaning of Gybe. Synonyms of Gybe

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Definition of Gybe

Gybe
Gyb Gyb (j[i^]b), Gybe Gybe (j[imac]b), n. (Naut.) See Jib. [Obs.]
Gybe
Gybe Gybe (j[imac]b), n. & v. See Gibe.
Gybe
Gybe Gybe, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Gybed; p. pr. & vb. n. Gybing.] [See Jibe.] (Naut.) To shift from one side of a vessel to the other; -- said of the boom of a fore-and-aft sail when the vessel is steered off the wind until the sail fills on the opposite side. [Also jibe.]

Meaning of Gybe from wikipedia

- Godspeed You! Black Emperor (sometimes abbreviated to GY!BE) is a Canadian post-rock band which originated in Montreal, Quebec in 1994. The group releases...
- Gybe may refer to: Gybe, an alternative spelling of jibe, a sailing maneuver Chinese gybe, a type of jibe Godspeed You! Black Emperor, a Canadian post-rock...
- A Chinese gybe on a sailing vessel is a type of gybe where the upper section of the main sail moves cross the boat, filling from the opposite side, whilst...
- A jibe (US) or gybe (Britain) is a sailing maneuver whereby a sailing vessel reaching downwind turns its stern through the wind, which then exerts its...
- should tack or gybe in order to just clear the mark on the correct side (weather side if upwind [tacking], leeward side if downwind [gybing]). How to hit...
- The discography of Godspeed You! Black Emperor—a Canadian post-rock musical collective from Quebec—consists of seven studio albums, one extended play,...
- control the shape of the sail. The spinnaker pole must be moved in each gybe, and is quite difficult for beginners to use. However, it can be sailed in...
- Bob Gibe (1928–2005), American Olympic swimmer Jibe, a sailing maneuver Gybe (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles ****ociated with...
- the end of the boom from a point near the mast to prevent an accidental gybe. Guys control spinnaker pole angle with respect to the apparent wind. Square-rigged...
- performing a turn consisting of one tack and one gybe or (2) performing two turns consisting of two tacks and two gybes (except for windsurfing). For most rules...