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sail·boat

 (sāl′bōt′)
n.
A small boat propelled partially or wholly by sail.

sail•boat

(ˈseɪlˌboʊt)

n.
a boat having sails as its principal means of propulsion.
[1790–1800]
sail′boat`er, n.
sail′boat`ing, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sailboat - a small sailing vesselsailboat - a small sailing vessel; usually with a single mast
catamaran - a sailboat with two parallel hulls held together by single deck
catboat - a sailboat with a single mast set far forward
centerboard, centreboard, drop keel, sliding keel - a retractable fin keel used on sailboats to prevent drifting to leeward
sailing ship, sailing vessel - a vessel that is powered by the wind; often having several masts
sharpie - a shallow-draft sailboat with a sharp prow, flat bottom, and triangular sail; formerly used along the northern Atlantic coast of the United States
trimaran - a fast sailboat with 3 parallel hulls
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There are men who sail boats on the Round Pond, such big boats that they bring them in barrows and sometimes in perambulators, and then the baby has to walk.
When crews arrived they discovered a 12-foot sail boat on the back of a trailer well ablaze.
The 40-foot J-120 sail boat owned by Frank Kern of Grosse Pointe and its crew of nine won on corrected time of 47 hours and actual elapsed time of 43 hours and 14 minutes after a breezy 12-knot start under sun-filled skies Saturday in Port Huron.
DETROIT, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bayview Mackinac sail boat race -- sometimes incorrectly called the Port Huron Mackinac race -- is getting set to sail one of the most challenging sail boat races in the world with continuing title sponsor, Chrysler Jeep Superstores.
The first standardized class of model sail boat was established in 1932.
DETROIT, June 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bayview Mackinac sail boat race -- sometimes incorrectly called the Port Huron Mackinac race -- gets a new name, new course ready for new world records and a new title sponsor as it launches its 83rd consecutive running of what is considered one of the most challenging sail boat races in the world.
This is similar to the way a sail boat would tack against the wind.
And the computer systems that keep our dishwashers and washing machines running smoothly while maintaining a detailed historic record of each appliance are virtually identical to the tracking systems used by sail boat racing teams to give them the performance edge," said Goadby.
This report focuses on the pleasure boat market, which includes inboard boats, sterndrive boats, outboard boats, sail boat and personal water craft.
Alliaura and the Catamaran Company plan to introduce the electric Privilege 395 at the Miami Strictly Sail Boat Show in February.