English to Afrikaans Meaning :: gangplank

Gangplank :
loopplank
- loopplankgangplanks
 

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Noun(1) a temporary bridge for getting on and off a vessel at dockside

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(1) With that said the captain turned and walked back up the gangplank to the ship and began shouting orders to his crew.(2) Michael opened the entrance and lowered the gangplank .(3) On deck I found the gangplank and made it to the safety of the dockside.(4) He peered over onto the docks, and then beckoned for his men to come up the gangplank onto the ship again.(5) The gangplank seemed so flimsy, and every time she boarded a ship, she was afraid that it would collapse, and she would be thrown into the water.(6) The anchors were dropped and the gangplank was lowered.(7) Wayward sightseers who stay out late to sample one of the sociable local hostelries are greeted by three brick-built seamen as they set foot on the far end of the gangplank .(8) He rushed out on deck - to find it was only his gangplank that had washed away.(9) When you walk into city centre hidden gem the Blue Anchor, you feel as though the gangplank should be raised behind you.(10) We saw them descending the gangplank at Kirkwall harbour and looking about them with the pleasantly vacant smiles of those who have very little idea of where they are but are determined to make the best of it.(11) They all went down to the quay to greet the boat and the first person to come down the gangplank was a Corkman.(12) He led his bike down the gangplank of Vaughn's ship.(13) The captain said his goodbyes, as we walked up the gangplank up to the bustling sidewalk.(14) The gangplank was let down and the passengers began to get off.(15) Then without any further comment, he proceed up the gangplank to the ship where several other men stood around.(16) Passengers descend a gangplank to access two rowboats, and many more appear already to have disembarked.
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(1) gangplank ::
loopplank
Synonyms
Noun
1. gangboard ::
gangboard
2. gangway ::
loopplank
Different Forms
gangplank, gangplanks
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