Cause a boat to stop, especially by turning into the wind.
- ‘Still following the landing waypoints Rick brought the cruiser to.’
- ‘The helmsman complied, bringing the ship to.’
- ‘We fired at her to bring her to.’
- ‘When she was about eighty yards from the shoreline she swung the boat head to the wind bringing it to.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.