Word:

Gaff

Pronunciation: găf
n.1.A barbed spear or a hook with a handle, used by fishermen in securing heavy fish.
2.(Naut.) The spar upon which the upper edge of a fore-and-aft sail is extended.
3.Same as Gaffle, 1.
v. t.1.To strike with a gaff or barbed spear; to secure by means of a gaff; as, to gaff a salmon.
[imp. & p. p. Gaffed ; p. pr. & vb. n. Gaffing.]
Noun1.gaff - a spar rising aft from a mast to support the head of a quadrilateral fore-and-aft sail
2.gaff - an iron hook with a handle; used for landing large fish
sailing ship, sailing vessel, spar
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