Abaft vs Pooped - What's the difference?

abaft | pooped |


In context|nautical|lang=en terms the difference between abaft and pooped

is that abaft is (nautical) on the aft side; in the stern while pooped is (nautical) fitted or furnished with a poop.

As a preposition abaft

is (nautical) behind; toward the stern relative to some other object or position; aft of .

As an adverb abaft

is (nautical|obsolete) backwards
.

As an adjective pooped is

(slang) tired; exhausted.

As a verb pooped is

(poop).

abaft

English

Preposition

(English prepositions)
  • (nautical) Behind; toward the stern relative to some other object or position; aft of.
  • abaft the wheelhouse.

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • (nautical, obsolete) Backwards.
  • (nautical) On the aft side; in the stern.
  • with the wind abaft
    The mate sleeps abaft

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    pooped

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (slang) Tired; exhausted.
  • *2000 , Jeff Alt, A Walk For Sunshine: A 2,160 Mile Expedition for Charity on the Appalachian Trail , page 138
  • Well, I've walked 35 miles since yesterday to get here, so I'm pooped
  • (nautical) Fitted or furnished with a poop.
  • (nautical) Having had a wave come over the stern from abaft.
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    Verb

    (head)
  • (poop)