- (n.) A knot; a tie.
- (n.) A chain or rope, one end of which passes through the mast, and is made fast to the center of a yard; the other end is attached to a tackle, by means of which the yard is hoisted or lowered.
- (n.) A trough for washing ores.
- (v. t.) See Tie, the proper orthography.
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Definition for: YET
- (adv.) In addition; further; besides; over and above; still.
- (adv.) At the same time; by continuance from a former state; still.
- (adv.) Up to the present time; thus far; hitherto; until now; -- and with the negative, not yet, not up to the present time; not as soon as now; as, Is it time to go? Not yet. See As yet, under As, conj.
- (conj.) Before some future time; before the end; eventually; in time.
- (conj.) Even; -- used emphatically.
- (conj.) Nevertheless; notwithstanding; however.
- (n.) Any one of several species of large marine gastropods belonging to the genus Yetus, or Cymba; a boat shell.