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sailboat Syllabification: sail·boat
Pronunciation: /ˈsālˌbōt/

Definition of sailboat in English:


North American
A boat propelled by sails.
Example sentences
  • A total of 15 boats participated, including eight monohull and four multihull sailboats, and three powerboats.
  • Stinchcomb, who has built more than 100 models, from sailboats to Trumpy yachts, won for this five-foot Coast Guard cutter Haida.
  • Concentrations of enthusiasts in their power boats, sailboats and ski boats are being joined increasingly by personal watercraft riders, windsurfers and kitesurfers.

Words that rhyme with sailboat

mailboat, whaleboat
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