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yacht

 (yät)
n.
Any of various relatively small, streamlined sailing or motor-driven vessels used for pleasure cruises or racing.
intr.v. yacht·ed, yacht·ing, yachts
To sail, cruise, or race in a yacht.

[Probably obsolete Norwegian jagt, from Middle Low German jacht, short for jachtschip : jagen, to chase (from Old High German jagōn) + schip, ship.]

yachting

(ˈjɒtɪŋ)
n
(Nautical Terms)
a. the sport or practice of navigating a yacht
b. (as modifier): yachting clothes.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.yachting - water travel for pleasureyachting - water travel for pleasure    
water travel, seafaring - travel by water
bareboating - boating by chartering a bareboat and providing your own crew and provisions; "we saved money by bareboating"
Translations
تَيْخيت: إبْحار باليَخْت
jachtařstvíjachting
sejlsport
snekkjusigling
jachtárstvo
yatçılık

yachting

[ˈjɒtɪŋ] Nnavegación f a vela, balandrismo m
the yachting fraternitylos aficionados al deporte de la vela
a yachting tripuna excursión en barco de vela

yachting

[ˈjɒtɪŋ]
nyachting m
modif [world, event] → de la voile; [association, trophy, title, team] → de voile yachting tripyachting trip ncroisière fyacht race ncourse f à la voile

yachting

nSegeln nt

yachting

:
yachting cap
nSeglermütze f
yachting circles
plSegelkreise pl
yachting cruise
n(Segel)kreuzfahrt f, → Segelreise f
yachting holiday
n (Brit) → Segelurlaub m
yachting jacket
nSegeljacke f

yachting

[ˈjɒtɪŋ] nyachting m, navigazione f da diporto

yacht

(jot) noun
a boat or small ship, usually with sails, often with an engine, built and used for racing or cruising. We spent our holidays on a friend's yacht; (also adjective) a yacht race.
ˈyachting noun
the pastime of sailing in a yacht.
ˈyachtsman (ˈjots-) noun
a person who sails a yacht. a keen yachtsman.
yacht club
a club for yacht-owners.
References in classic literature ?
I came across an article upon the season's yachting.
I am disposed to admire and respect the 52-foot linear raters on the word of a man who regrets in such a sympathetic and understanding spirit the threatened decay of yachting seamanship.
Therefore I have read with profound regret, in that article upon the yachting season of a certain year, that the seamanship on board racing yachts is not now what it used to be only a few, very few, years ago.
At this port (when the season for visitors was at an end) we could embark far more privately than at the popular yachting stations situated in the Isle of Wight.
The scandals of the past few years have at last moved the yachting world to concerted action in regard to "bat" boat racing.
NetApp, an official Technology Partner, is providing the BMW ORACLE Racing design team with a powerful, scalable, and simplified storage architecture to help streamline and easily manage the collection, storage, access, and testing of intelligent competitive yachting designs for constructing two of the world's most aerodynamic and advanced yachts.
As a result of these purchases in the tender offer, Simrad Yachting, through Navico, now owns approximately 80% of the outstanding shares of Lowrance common stock.
com)-- The World Yacht Group, a fast-growing entertainment and publishing company dedicated to publishing and entertainment media for the yachting industry, is pleased to announce its appointment of Mr.
gushes Dr Rainer Behne, Chairman of BehneMar Yachting as he talks to XPRESS about the super yacht M/Y Sapphire - Trinity 50 meters which is on display at the Dubai International Boat Show - 2013.
Grenada is investing a US$375,000 grant from CARTfund, administered by Caribbean Development Bank, to develop the marine and yachting industry, it was reported Jan.
The yachting industry in Fiji is showing signs of growth, with more tourists visiting the nation on yachting tours.
It was an important day for the country's young yachting scene.