Part of speech: noun

A seagoing vessel propelled by oars; barge.

Part of speech: noun

The cooking place on board ship.

Part of speech: noun

Print. A long tray for holding composed type.

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Usage examples "galley":

  1. He answered: " Since that day we lost sight of the galley, I never heard anything about her again. - "The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc", Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba.
  2. The things I make up about that damned ship that you call a galley? - "The Phantom 'Rickshaw and Other Ghost Stories", Rudyard Kipling.
  3. " What a bore to have no galley fire lighted," said one of the youngsters, " no tea, and not allowed any grog." - "Mr. Midshipman Easy", Captain Frederick Marryat.