fishing boat

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: boat - a vessel for fishingfishing boat - a vessel for fishing; often has a well to keep the catch alive
dragger, trawler - a fishing boat that uses a trawl net or dragnet to catch fish
vessel, watercraft - a craft designed for water transportation
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A brown-sailed fishing boat was racing for the narrow entrance to the tidal way.
One or two fishing boats have been lost on them, trying to make the village.
Here and there a fishing boat, with a rag of sail, running madly for shelter before the blast, now and again the white wings of a storm-tossed seabird.
There were but few lights in sight at sea, for even the coasting steamers, which usually hug the shore so closely, kept well to seaward,and but few fishing boats were in sight.
One day, on the mud-flat side of the Rock Wall, an Italian fishing boat hauled up on the sand dredged from the channel.
He remounted the bridge, and guided the steamer through the flotilla of junks, tankas, and fishing boats which crowd the harbour of Hong Kong.
The waters of the bay contain all manner of fish, wherefore its surface is ploughed by the keels of all manner of fishing boats manned by all manner of fishermen.
In a week the fishing boats were deserted, every one was working on the road.
Here, in a month will be assembled the numerous fishing boats of the exporters, and these are the waters their divers will ransack so boldly.
The fishing boat was last located near the area at about 1:26 p.
Zakaria Baker, Head of Fishermen Committees in the Agricultural Work Committees Union, said to PCHR's fieldworker that on Tuesday, 09 January 2018, Israeli gunboats opened fire at Palestinian fishing boats sailing within 5 nautical miles offshore in the northern Gaza Strip.
The owner of the fishing boat, Mario Rodrigo, was already informed of the incident, Catuday said.