Monkey block

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Monkey block (Naut) a small single block strapped with a swivel.
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Usage

In literature:

The young engineer, closely followed by Bim, walked for several blocks without seeing or hearing anything of the runaway monkey.
"Raftmates" by Kirk Munroe
Knots of naked men were seen perched like monkeys on the granite blocks, anxiously watching their arrival.
"Great African Travellers" by W.H.G. Kingston
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In news:

Indian Larry Grease Monkey Block Party returns for Ninth annual bike fest.
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