What does the word Midship mean?

    Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • At or pertaining to the middle of a vessel's hull.

Usage examples for Midship

  1. You'll go off by the midship gangway on the starboard side. – Graveyard of Dreams by Henry Beam Piper
  2. With the seventy- five foot main- boom sheeted in to her rail, with the thirty- seven- foot spike bowsprit poking a lane in the sea when she dove and a path among the clouds when she lifted, with her midship rail all but flush with the sea and the night breeze to sing to her- of course she liked it, and she showed her liking. – The Seiners by James B. (James Brendan) Connolly
  3. The wild sea moaned, the black clouds spread Moving shadows on its bed, But one of us lay midship dead. – Poems by Elizabeth Stoddard