Meaning & Definition of Sailing in English
1. The work of a sailor
- seafaring ,
- navigation ,
2. Riding in a sailboat
3. The departure of a vessel from a port
4. The activity of flying a glider
- glide ,
- gliding ,
- sailplaning ,
- soaring ,
Examples of using
We were sailing.
He who makes noises while the ship is sailing, making people unable to hear orders, will be fined at the discretion of the captain.
Tom thought that it would be fun to go sailing.