boatful


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boatful

(ˈbəʊtfʊl)
n
an amount or number that could be carried by a boat
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boatful

[ˈbəʊtfʊl] N (goods) → cargamento m
the refugees arrived in boatfulsllegaron barcos llenos de refugiados
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Thereafter I worked up-stream very slowly and lazily, and a little above Monghyr there came down a boatful of white-faces-- alive
This is nuts, man," Van Beelen yelled to a nearby boatful of snorkelers waiting to enter the water.
TEENAGE Syrian refugee and Olympian Yusra Mardini, who swam for three hours off Greece to save a boatful of desperate migrants, Last Week Tonight With John Oliver: "Sometimes we couldn't Mhoboon Ol train because of the war.
Syrian swimmer Yusra Mardini, 18, is competing at the Olympics less than a year after plunging into the Mediterranean from a boatful of terrified migrants.
A TOUR operator with a boatful of tourists came to the rescue of two sailors whose vessel was being tossed against rocks off the coast of Anglesey.
A boatful of everyday Chinese tourists has been lost in the waters of the country's best loved river.
For example, Salim offers this anecdote as the sole "family story" he has: "I remember hearing from my grandfather that he had once shipped a boatful of slaves as a cargo of rubber.
The 1892 Homestead Strike in Homestead, Pennsylvania, for example, saw a veritable army of laborers literally bombarding a boatful of Pinkerton detectives sent to restore order to a Carnegie Steel Company plant, then managed by Henry Clay Frick (whom anarchist Alexander Berkman later tried to assassinate in retaliation for Homestead).