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Reefer

Reefer – A shipboard refrigerator.

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Lazy jacks

Lazy jacks – A network of cordage rigged to a point on the mast and to a series of points on either side of the boom that cradles and guides the sail onto the boom when the sail is lowered.

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Laker

Laker РGreat Lakes slang for a vessel who spends all its time on the 5 Great Lakes.  A ship or boat that never heads out into the ocean but stays in the fresh water of the lakes.

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Land lubber

Land lubber – A person unfamiliar with being on the sea. ¬†Someone who doesn’t have their sea legs or isn’t familiar with boating or nautical terms.

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Lanyard

Lanyard – A rope that ties something off.

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