Usage examples for albatross

  1. Soon we were relieved from our uncertainty by the appearance of Mr. Hunt, who informed us that the ship was called the Albatross and was commanded by Captain Smith. – Narrative of a Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America in the years 1811, 1812, 1813, and 1814 or the First American Settlement on the Pacific by Gabriel Franchere
  2. The names of these I cannot pretend to give, except the monarch of them all, in size and majesty of flight, the albatross of unsullied white, as its name implies- the king of the southern ocean. – From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life by Captain A. T. Mahan
  3. Then followed the Albatross with Mark Powers giving the orders. – The Seiners by James B. (James Brendan) Connolly