Definitions of backstay
n. - A rope or stay extending from the masthead to the side of a ship, slanting a little aft, to assist the shrouds in supporting the mast. 2
n. - A rope or strap used to prevent excessive forward motion. 2
The word "backstay" uses 8 letters: A A B C K S T Y.
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