【航海】上风位置；比别的船[别人]有利的地位 ( have [get] the weather gauge of 比…占有利地位)。
- weather: n. 1.天气，气候；暴风雨(天气) ...
- gage: n. 盖奇〔姓氏〕。
- the weather: 天气
The weather gage (sometimes spelled weather gauge) is the advantageous position of a fighting sailing vessel relative to another. The concept is from the Age of Sail, and is now largely antiquated.