Definition of workboat in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈwəːkbəʊt/


A boat used for carrying out various kinds of work such as fishing or transporting freight.
Example sentences
  • Local workboats and cruising yachts staying south of the hurricane belt have kept the boatyard operating at capacity through the summer months, both before and after September 11.
  • These craft run the gamut from sleek international racing yachts to historic workboats.
  • Pilothouse motoryachts differ from more traditional motoryachts in that they have a separate, fully enclosed helm raised above deck level similar to bridges found on large commercial vessels and workboats.

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