noun (plural boatmen)
A person who hires out boats or provides transport by boat.
More example sentences
- Trade on the Barrow was booming with up to 50 boats owned and worked by the Graignamanagh boatmen who worked the navigation system until trade ceased.
- Founding Chairman of the Newry Canal Preservation Society, John was a boatman, a sailor, a windsurfer and a musician from the Showband days.
- The stoic expression on Buddy's weathered face was almost identical to that of the other boatman as the boats closed rapidly on each other.
Definition of boatman in:
- The US English dictionary