Definition of inwale in English:

inwale

noun

  • A longitudinal structural piece on the inside of a boat; an internal gunwale.

    • ‘Preferably the bolt rope holders are attached in a spaced apart manner to an inwale to be secured to the hull of the water craft.’
    • ‘I measured and shaped a new piece of cedar to complete the inwale at the bow.’

Pronunciation:

inwale

/ˈɪnweɪl/