Adjective "Lee" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Lee


    Definition:

    1. protective shelter: The lee of the rock gave us some protection against the storm.

    2. the side or part that is sheltered or turned away from the wind: We erected our huts under the lee of the mountain.

    3. Chiefly Nautical. the quarter or region toward which the wind blows. adjective

    4. pertaining to, situated in, or moving toward the lee. Idioms

    5. by the lee, Nautical. accidentally against what should be the lee side of a sail: Careless steering brought the wind by th

    Origin:
    lee

    Examples:

    "lees can be lee."

    "people/places/organizations can be lee."

    "yews can be lee."

    "koos can be lee."

    "hos can be lee."

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