Definition of felucca in English:
A small boat propelled by oars or lateen sails or both, used on the Nile and formerly more widely in the Mediterranean region.
- The ships were the kind of swift feluccas preferred by the desert warlords, with odd-looking lateen sails and long, backswept oars pointing downwards into the water.
- They plan on buying a wooden boat, a felucca, in Khartoum to continue their journey.
- If you want something unusual and more intimate, try sailing in a felucca or explore the rest of Egypt with a day-return train or flight to Cairo.
Words that rhyme with feluccachukka (US chukker), ducker, mucker, plucker, pucker, pukka, shucker, succour (US succor), sucker, trucker, tucker, yucca
Definition of felucca in:
- US English dictionary
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