Definition of paddleboat in English:

Share this entry

paddleboat

Pronunciation: /ˈpadlˌbōt/

noun

A small pleasure boat driven by pedals that in turn drive a paddle wheel.
Example sentences
  • Cameron Lake was closed to all motorized watercraft, but did offer canoes, rowboats and paddleboats for rental.
  • At Mission Bay Park you can rent paddleboats, kayaks and sailboats or take the paved loop and get a great eyeball workout.
  • Then spend four days floating the Class III Rogue River, refining the skills you need to guide a private paddleboat or oar boat downstream.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: pad·dle·boat

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.