meaning of Bluff-bowed

Bluff-bowed meaning in General Dictionary

constructed with the stem nearly straight-up-and-down.


Bluff-bowed meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Built with the stem almost straight up and down.


Sentence Examples with the word Bluff-bowed

Besides, such is the breadth of the upper part of the front of his head, and such the tapering cut-water formation of the lower part, that by obliquely elevating his head, he thereby may be said to transform himself from a bluff-bowed sluggish galliot into a sharppointed New York pilot-boat.

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