English version

stern in Water topic

sternstern2 noun [countable usually singular]  TTWthe back of a shipbow
Examples from the Corpus
sternThere was a mass of shipping in the port, small skiffs, boats, the huge heavy-bottomed sterns of Hanseatic merchantmen.Marina was sat in the stern, the wind moving her hair as she looked out over the water.The boy had backed out of the stern.The waves which lapped over the stern of the raft were our waste-disposal system.Water Gypsy shuddered from bow to stern.