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A list of phrases related to the word "nautical"...


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  • Full fathom five
  • Go by the board ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • In the offing
  • Jolly jack tar
  • Know the ropes
  • Land ahoy
  • Learn the ropes
  • Loose cannon
  • Messing about in boats
  • Nautical mile
  • On the fiddle
  • Pipe down
  • Plain sailing
  • Rear admiral ( naval rank )
  • Sailing under false colours
  • Set sail
  • Shake a leg
  • Ship shape and Bristol fashion
  • Shiver me timbers
  • Shot across the bows
  • Show a leg
  • Smooth sailing
  • Son of a gun
  • Sound out
  • Swing the lead
  • Taken aback
  • The Adventure of the Naval Treaty ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The bitter end
  • The deep blue sea
  • The few, the proud, the Marines ( United States Marine Corps advertising slogan )
  • Three sheets to the wind
  • Twenty thousand leagues under the sea
  • Walk the plank
  • Women and children first
  • You know what sailors are

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