Definition of abbreviation (noun) -on; toward the rear of a ship
Part of speech:Adverb
Example sentences with this word:
The passengers moved abaft of the ship so as to escape the fire in the front of the ship.
And the sailors and their dread. Of the mighty whales that they pursued. 'Bout the mountainous seas abaft. 'Bout the time that he was shipwrecked Alone, and on a raft.
The main hatch is abaft the funnel.
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