Usage examples for hauling

  1. " Here's one of the boss's cards," he says, " in case you want any hauling done." – The Book of Business Etiquette by Nella Henney
  2. The only solution is hauling to the anchor. – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  3. Fore- and- aft vessels, when hauling to the wind, get a pull at the sheets, so as to get their sails to set flatter; but you are not absolutely wrong, for, after lying to, both square- rigged and fore- and- aft vessels may be said to fill and make sail. – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley