Part of speech:
Driven by wind on sails
Without direction or purpose:
Moving aimlessly or at the mercy of external forces.
Not fixed in position, opinion etc.; free to move or drift.
Not tight-fitting or tightly fitted:
Fit for service at sea.
Designating or of training, as through special courses, workshops, etc., given to employees in connection with their work
Moving about freely.
Swimming or floating; esp., floating on the surface of water
Widely reported without strong evidence.
Floating on or as if on waves.
covered with water
Having no aim or purpose
Lacking in direction, control, or coherence:
Having no prescribed destination. Used of mail.
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