Cruise - (n.) See Cruse, a small bottle.
Cruise - (v. i.) To sail back and forth on the ocean; to sail, as for the potection of commerce, in search of an enemy, for plunder, or for pleasure.
Cruise - (v. i.) To wander hither and thither on land.
Cruise - (n.) A voyage made in various directions, as of an armed vessel, for the protection of other vessels, or in search of an enemy; a sailing to and fro, as for exploration or for pleasure.
Cruised - (imp. & p. p.) of Cruise
Cruiser - (n.) One who, or a vessel that, cruises; -- usually an armed vessel.
Cruise - —v. (-sing) 1 a travel by sea for pleasure, calling at ports. B sail about. 2 travel at a relaxed or economical speed. 3 achieve an objective, esp. Win a race etc. With ease. 4 slang search for a sexual (esp. Homosexual) partner in bars, streets, etc. —n. Cruising voyage. [dutch: related to *cross]
Battle-cruiser - n. Hist. Warship of higher speed and lighter armour than a battleship.
Cabin cruiser - n. Large motor boat with accommodation.
Cruise missile - n. One able to fly low and guide itself.
Cruiser - n. 1 high-speed warship. 2 = *cabin cruiser.
Cruiserweight - n. = *light heavyweight.
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