Part of speech: noun

Same as PORT.

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Usage examples "larboard":

  1. Here you see me without an ear, damaged in the fore- hatch, and with the larboard bow stove in- and how much do I get, though so much older?" - "Springhaven A Tale of the Great War", R. D. Blackmore.
  2. Starboard a little- so- steady- starboard- larboard a little- steady- steady!" - "Treasure Island", Robert Louis Stevenson.
  3. In the waist below a little knot of shaggy seamen were crowding to the larboard bulwarks, looking out to sea; on the forecastle there was another similar assembly, all staring intently ahead and towards the land. - "The Sea-Hawk", Raphael Sabatini.