sailing boat


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sailing boat

(ˈseɪlˌbəʊt) or

sailboat

n
(Nautical Terms) a boat propelled chiefly by sail
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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
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Translations
plachetnice
sejlbåd
purjevene
jedrilica
ヨット
범선
segelbåt
เรือใบ
thuyền buồm

sailing boat

sail£boat [ˈseɪlˌbəʊt] (Am) nbarca a vela
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
References in classic literature ?
We hired a sailing boat at the yard by the bridge, and started off.
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 male Scottish national on board a sailing boat was rescued after being injured while sailing around five nautical miles east of the shores of Catmon town in Cebu, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said.
The distressed sailing boat was later towed to Carmen, Danao while Cruikshank was brought to the Danao Provincial Hospital.
A traditional show sailing boat made entirely from plastic trash collected from Kenya's beaches and towns will make its maiden voyage later this month from Lamu in Kenya to Zanzibar in Tanzania, a 500-kilometre expedition stopping at communities along the way to change mindsets about plastic waste.
A traditional dhow sailing boat made entirely from plastic trash collected from Kenya's beaches and towns is set to make its maiden voyage later this month from Lamu to Zanzibar in Tanzania.
The family, including women and children, embarked on a world tour were stranded in open waters when their sailing boat ran out of fuel.
Download Marotti in honour of Mediterranea Sailing Boat crew: We have plenty to dicover together!
Would advise anyone to come and have a go" and "Great day out and, although reluctant to go out in a sailing boat, I was encouraged to do so and thoroughly enjoyed it.