Antonyms for navigating

Grammar : Verb
Spell : nav-i-geyt
Phonetic Transcription : ˈnæv ɪˌgeɪt

Definition of navigating

Origin :
  • 1580s, a back-formation from navigation, or else from Latin navigatus, past participle of navigare. Extended to balloons (1784) and later to aircraft (1901). Related: Navigated; navigating.
  • verb guide along route, often over water
Example sentences :
  • Most Serene Prince: I have been engaged in navigating from my youth.
  • Extract from : « Christopher Columbus and His Monument Columbia » by Various
  • Mr. Kincaide, will you take the first watch as navigating officer?
  • Extract from : « The Death-Traps of FX-31 » by Sewell Peaslee Wright
  • He had just entered the navigating room in response to my order.
  • Extract from : « Vampires of Space » by Sewell Peaslee Wright
  • I wonder, sir, if you could come to the navigating room at once?
  • Extract from : « Vampires of Space » by Sewell Peaslee Wright
  • Yes, sir, yes, sir; but can't you see that I am not navigating a balloon?
  • Extract from : « The Confessions of a Caricaturist, Vol 2 (of 2) » by Harry Furniss
  • Turgan, will you take charge of the navigating after I plot a course?
  • Extract from : « Giants on the Earth » by Sterner St. Paul Meek
  • There the difficulty of navigating amongst the ice grew greater.
  • Extract from : « The English at the North Pole » by Jules Verne
  • Never before had the power of navigating the skies been proved so thoroughly.
  • Extract from : « Chatterbox, 1905. » by Various
  • Sleeping in the canoes, or navigating them in the dark, was impossible.
  • Extract from : « The Adventures of the Chevalier De La Salle and His Companions, in Their Explorations of the Prairies, Forests, Lakes, and Rivers, of the New World, and Their Interviews with the Savage Tribes, Two Hundred Years Ago » by John S. C. Abbott
  • In navigating a ship you must take into account the amount of this Variation.
  • Extract from : « Lectures in Navigation » by Ernest Gallaudet Draper

Synonyms for navigating

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