Definition of boating in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈbəʊtɪŋ/


[mass noun]
Rowing or sailing in boats as a sport or form of recreation.
Example sentences
  • There is much enthusiasm for recreational boating and water sports among the middle and upper class in India.
  • Fronting the shores of the Chesapeake Bay, the county is a center of boating and water sports, including fishing, crabbing, sailing, and swimming.
  • ‘Nowhere else will visitors find such a comprehensive display of boating and water sports products,’ explains event organiser Heidi Warricker.

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