In fact, several characters look to shed their skin, to remake themselves, to find a leeward point from which to leap.
As she came up to the wind, the fore-topmast went over to leeward, being carried away at the cap.
With the sea over one bow you must paddle on the leeward side.
On the leeward side the negative pressure is uniform except near the edges, and its value depends on the form of the plate.
Not only this, but she will also drift to leeward when beating to windward.
It was the beginning of the end—another roll to the leeward like the last and the Pacific would come aboard.
It took some hours to be out of it to the leeward of the island.
However, there he was dead enough, and in the mean time the ship had worked down to leeward of us, and was close at hand.
Put out an oar to leeward there, and keep her up to the wind.
There was not a breath of wind, even to leeward, for the bise had blown itself out of breath.