Definition of Training ship
1. Noun. A ship used to train students as sailors.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Training Ship
Literary usage of Training ship
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the United States Naval Institute by United States Naval Institute (1903)
"That the cruising training ship, with its short cruise, is to-day the only, or even the best school for this purpose seems to require considerable ..."
2. The Records of Living Officers of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps by Lewis Randolph Hamersly (1898)
"Adams," November 21, 1891; " Albatross," January, 1895, to May, 1895 ; US receiving-ship " Independence," May 18, 1895", to November, 1897; training-ship ..."
3. Proceedings of the United States Naval Institute by United States Naval Institute (1899)
"THE CHILIAN TRAINING-SHIP GENERAL BAQUEDANO. It is a noteworthy feature of the present age that, at a time when masts and yards are utterly dead for ..."
4. All the Year Round: A Weekly Journal by Charles Dickens (1859)
"The training-ship, in short, is school and ship in one, and must give a colour to a ... Some years must elapse before the full effects of the training ship ..."
5. Palmer's Index to the Times NewspaperTimes (London, England) (1903)
"... Letter on, 12 m 8 e Tax, 25 j 1 e Coaling Industry at Gibraltar and Algiers, Letter on, 4j 2 J Cohb lG. W.) on the training ship Formidable, ..."
6. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1905)
"Private enterprise is, I believe, soon to make a further attempt to establish a thoroughly well-equipped ocean-going training-ship or ships. ..."