Definition of personal watercraft in English:

personal watercraft

Syllabification: per·son·al wa·ter·craft


  • A small, jet-powered craft, resembling a snowmobile in appearance and ridden astraddle, for individual use on water.
    More example sentences
    • Most injuries appear to occur when personal watercrafts collide with other vessels or with fixed objects such as docks or tree stumps.
    • The second most frequently used boat in these types of incidents was a personal watercraft.
    • He was being towed behind a personal watercraft.

More definitions of personal watercraft

Definition of personal watercraft in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space