Definitions for "Bight"
A corner, bend, or angle; a hollow; as, the bight of a horse's knee; the bight of an elbow.
A bend in a coast forming an open bay; as, the Bight of Benin.
The double part of a rope when folded, in distinction from the ends; that is, a round, bend, or coil not including the ends; a loop.
Keywords:  futtocks, poop
Futtocks Poop
Keywords:  bilge, rigging, parts
Rigging Bilge Parts
Keywords:  bollard, mooring, ship, doubled, line
A doubled back (to the ship once around the bollard) mooring line.
Any section a line between the ends
A concavity in the outer margin of the jaw, open to the posterior.
Keywords:  fasten
fasten with a bight
Keywords:  seat, see
See Seat bight.
Keywords:  corner, bounded, sides, closely, place
a place like a corner, closely bounded by two sides