English version


From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Water
barquebarque /bɑːk $ bɑːrk/ noun [countable]  TTWa sailing ship with three, four, or five masts (=poles that the sails are fixed to)
Examples from the Corpus
barqueIt was a barque with chains round it.The early style of ships used to move coal in quantity was the collier brig and the collier barque.
Pictures of the day
What are these?
Click on the pictures to check.