Meaning : The heading or position of a vessel relative to the trim of its sails.
Meaning : A short nail with a sharp point and a large head.
Meaning : (nautical) the act of changing tack.
Synonyms : tacking
Meaning : Sailing a zigzag course.
Meaning : Fasten with tacks.
Tack the notice on the board.
Meaning : Turn into the wind.
The sailors decided to tack the boat.
The boat tacked.
Synonyms : wear round
Meaning : Create by putting components or members together.
She pieced a quilt.
He tacked together some verses.
They set up a committee.
Meaning : Sew together loosely, with large stitches.
Baste a hem.
Synonyms : baste