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sneakbox

Syllabification: sneak·box
Pronunciation: /ˈsnēkbäks
 
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Definition of sneakbox in English:

noun

US
A small, flat boat masked with brush or weeds, used in wildfowl hunting.
Example sentences
  • Once the sneakbox was in the water it could be rowed using oars, sailed or moved by its outboard motor.
  • He quickly slipped that rope and felt the board grab as the sneakbox righted itself again.
  • The sneakbox has been time tested for almost two centuries, and used as intended she can be fully trusted.

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