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dinghy
American English: /ˈdɪŋi/
British English: /ˈdɪŋɡi/
, /ˈdɪŋi/

Translation of dinghy in Spanish:

noun plural dinghies

  • 1 (sailing boat)
    Example sentences
    • Some categories of boats are full, such as yachts, sailing dinghies and self-drive motor boats.
    • Still undaunted by what was acknowledged, at the time, as the longest distance ever sailed in an open dinghy out of sight of land, the King planted a flag at the base to commemorate the event.
    • Some other members were on hand to demonstrate how to rig the sails on a sailing dinghy and show the layout of a boat to the trainees.
  • 2
    also: inflatable o rubber dinghy
    bote (masculine) neumático

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