A raft, typically inflatable, for use in an emergency at sea.
More example sentences
- An oil slick surrounds the damaged carrier as an inflatable life raft deploys off her stern.
- Three people were rescued from the stricken yacht's life raft by sailors from HMAS Newcastle.
- In that precious time they tried unsuccessfully to launch the boat's inflatable life raft.
Definition of life raft in:
- The US English dictionary