Prow

Definition of Prow

n.1.The fore part of a vessel; the bow; the stem; hence, the vessel itself.
The floating vessel swum
Uplifted, and secure with beaked prow
rode tilting o'er the waves.
- Milton.
1.See Proa.
a.1.Valiant; brave; gallant; courageous.
The prowest knight that ever field did fight.
- Spenser.
n.1.Benefit; profit; good; advantage.
That shall be for your hele and for your prow.
- Chaucer.

Related Words

bow, fore, front, stem, vessel, watercraft
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