Abaft vs Abaht - What's the difference?

abaft | abaht |


As prepositions the difference between abaft and abaht

is that abaft is (nautical) behind; toward the stern relative to some other object or position; aft of while abaht is (uk) .

As adverbs the difference between abaft and abaht

is that abaft is (nautical|obsolete) backwards
while abaht is (uk)
.

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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    abaht

    English

    Adverb

    (-)
  • (UK)
  • Preposition

    (English prepositions)
  • (UK)
  • * {{quote-book, year=1908, author=Charles Rann Kennedy, title=The Servant in the House, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=There's a lot o' brothers knockin' abaht as people don't know on, eh what?}}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1915, author=John Hartley, title=Yorksher Puddin', chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=Ther wor nowt for it but to be wed bi licence, an' hah to get th' brass Dick couldn't tell, but at last he detarmined to tell one ov his shopmates all abaht it, an' ax him to advance him twenty paand, to be paid back as sooin as he gate th' properties.}}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1958, author=Robert W. Service, title=Rhymes of a Red Cross Man, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=So when the war broke out, sez 'e: "Well, wot abaht it, Joe?"}}

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