Definition of piloting:
- controlling (part of speech: verb)
- sailing (part of speech: verb)
- navigating (part of speech: verb)
When he finally took his leave, saying that he must go on to his camp, which was a few miles up one of the smaller tributaries of the main stream, it was with a half promise to come back in the morning for the piloting.- "Stranded in Arcady", Francis Lynde.
- "The Polity of the Athenians and the Lacedaemonians", Xenophon.
Heretofore, this man- black he was, but having hair straight as an Indian's- had been steadfastly mum on the subject of his past; this manifestly being but part and parcel of his policy to avoid any hint of the place to which he was piloting us.- "The Voodoo Gold Trail", Walter Walden.