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American English: /jɑt/
British English: /jɒt/

Translation of yacht in Spanish:


  • 2 (pleasure cruiser)
    Example sentences
    • You may recall I told you about Lil who quit his job here to start a charter yacht business.
    • She was a beautiful old steam yacht belonging originally to the Guinness family.
    • Les Pompiers were out in force, and alongside the dock a bareboat charter yacht was half sunk.

intransitive verb

  • (only in -ing form) she went yachting with friends
    se fue a navegar con unos amigos
    Example sentences
    • The only place Olga felt free was when the family yachted over to Fredensborg Palace in Denmark.
    • There is also yachting, which is what I'm doing, and here things are much gentler.
    • If the theatre bug hadn't got into her, she would probably have been a sailor, so passionate was she about yachting.
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