sailing boat


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sailing boat

(ˈseɪlˌbəʊt) or

sailboat

n
(Nautical Terms) a boat propelled chiefly by sail
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sailing boat - a small sailing vesselsailing boat - 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
Translations
plachetnice
sejlbåd
purjevene
jedrilica
ヨット
범선
segelbåt
เรือใบ
thuyền buồm

sailing boat

sail£boat [ˈseɪlˌbəʊt] (Am) nbarca a vela

sailing boat

مَرْكَبٌ شِرَاعِيّ plachetnice sejlbåd Segelboot ιστιοπλοϊκό velero purjevene bateau à voiles jedrilica barca a vela ヨット 범선 zeilboot seilbåt żaglówka barco a vela, barco à vela парусное судно segelbåt เรือใบ yelkenli thuyền buồm 帆船
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The Doctor looked up from his task; he was working away with a great chisel at the bottom of a boy's sailing boat, the lines of which he was no doubt fashioning on the model of one of Nicias's galleys.
They stood on the jetty and gazed across to where the sailing boats were anchored.
No stream could be more convenient for navigation, since the prevailing wind is south-east, and sailing boats may make a continuous progress to the Peruvian frontier, dropping down again with the current.
A STRIKING image of an old wooden sailing boat with the Redcar steelworks in the background has won top spot in an international photography competition.
A MAN whose family reported him missing at sea more than two months ago was found floating on the overturned hull of his sailing boat 200 miles off the North Carolina coast on Thursday, the US Coastguard said.
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Dekker, 16, became the youngest person to circumnavigate the globe solo - pausing along the way - when she arrived at 3 pm (1900 GMT) in her sailing boat Guppy.