Definition of bumboat in English:
A small vessel carrying provisions for sale to ships in port.
- At that time, sailors relied on bumboats for their daily needs.
- Those seeking a different experience altogether can visit the island of Pulau Ubin, which is reached by hiring a bumboat from the piers at Changi.
- Today, tourists cruise the Singapore River in bumboats while water-skiers zig - zag down the Kallang.
Definition of bumboat in:
- British & World English dictionary
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