Definitions of boat

  1. ride in a boat on water
  2. a small vessel for travel on water
  3. a dish ( often boat- shaped) for serving gravy or sauce
  4. A small open vessel, or water craft, usually moved by cars or paddles, but often by a sail.
  5. Hence, any vessel; usually with some epithet descriptive of its use or mode of propulsion; as, pilot boat, packet boat, passage boat, advice boat, etc. The term is sometimes applied to steam vessels, even of the largest class; as, the Cunard boats.
  6. A vehicle, utensil, or dish, somewhat resembling a boat in shape; as, a stone boat; a gravy boat.
  7. To transport in a boat; as, to boat goods.
  8. To place in a boat; as, to boat oars.
  9. To go or row in a boat.
  10. Large vessels propelled by power or sail used for transportation on rivers, seas, oceans, or other navigable waters. Boats are smaller vessels propelled by oars, paddles, sail, or power; they may or may not have a deck.
  11. A small open vessel usually moved by oars or paddles but often by means of a sail; a ship; any vessel for navigating the water; an open dish resembling a ship in form.
  12. To go in a small open vessel; to row; to sail.
  13. Small open vessel usually moved by oars: a small ship.
  14. To go in a boat.
  15. A small open vessel moved by oars or sails.
  16. To convey in a boat.
  17. To carry or place in a boat; go in a boat; row; sail; navigate.
  18. A water - craft; especially, a small vessel for oars or sails.
  19. A small open vessel, moved by oars or rowing; a vessel moved by steam or sails.
  20. To transport in a boat.
  21. To go in a boat. In the same boat, in the same category.
  22. A small open vessel.
  23. To sail in a boat.

Quotes of boat

  1. We did not all come over on the same ship, but we are all in the same boat – Bernard Baruch
  2. I put myself and all the members of Congress in the same boat of things that could have been done better. – John Breaux
  3. The person who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure -thing boat never gets far from shore. – Dale Carnegie
  4. Yeah, because what it all boils down to is at the end of the day, we are all riding on the same boat and we have to learn how to deal with each other. I think that the music and what we do in our actions is what can kind of bring us together, hopefully. – Bootsy Collins
  5. The man who rows the boat seldom has time to rock it. – Bill Copeland
  6. I missed the boat when I was doing Late Night. – Chris Elliott
  7. I have pushed the boat out as far as I should in terms of taking on too many things. I'm getting older and I just could not take it any more. I am now monitoring myself very closely and I'm just trying not to get into that sort of state again. – Stephen Fry
  8. On embarking to return we could perceive no sign of One Tree Island; and as we swept down towards the sea the leafy top of a tree seen in the clear water under the boat was the only evidence of its existence; though a few hours ago it had formed so prominent an object. – George Grey
  9. I really enjoy writing novels. It's like the ocean. You can just build a boat and take off. – Denis Johnson
  10. These Americans are among the working poor with full -time jobs earning $5. 15 an hour. Millions fall into this boat even more when you consider that the poverty line has not been adequately adjusted to reflect the true level of poverty in this country. – Marcy Kaptur
  11. I've met the most interesting people while flying or on a boat These methods of travel seem to attract the kind of people I want to be with. – Hedy Lamarr
  12. I'm not big on Champagne, but I'd take along a bottle of Cristal to pop for when the boat comes to the rescue. – Sam Neill
  13. Through F1, I bought my own boat I learned to fly my own plane and helicopter. And my job with my company is a reflection of everything motor racing taught me. – Nelson Piquet
  14. I never was really into comics as a child, and I think if you miss the boat when you're a kid, you don't necessarily pick up on it when you're an adult. – Victoria Pratt

Usage examples for boat

  1. Last time she nearly died in the boat and you know she wasn't really herself for weeks and weeks afterwards. – Wild Justice: Stories of the South Seas by Lloyd Osbourne
  2. I want your boat – Jess of the Rebel Trail by H. A. Cody
  3. Miss Cliffe's boat isn't it? – The Coast of Adventure by Harold Bindloss
  4. You don't mean that you made him pay you for the boat – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  5. I say, what about that boat – More About Peggy by Mrs G. de Horne Vaizey
  6. On the next day they all went out together in a boat – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope
  7. And before they could turn round, the old man was back in his boat again, so great was his fear of dogs. – Eskimo Folktales by Unknown
  8. There was no boat – The Frozen Pirate by W. Clark Russell
  9. We could have caught a boat back then, instead of walking." – The Thunder Bird by B. M. Bower
  10. Then Molly took a hand in the game and sent the power boat at one after another of them until the captain called to her: " If you'll stick to one you'll run him down." – Dick in the Everglades by A. W. Dimock
  11. " 'Siah was over to your place, makin' of a boat or mendin', or somethin', he telled me. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  12. I shall tell them to send a boat ashore. – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  13. A boat was made ready, and the chow's son had it in his heart never to return. – Laos Folk-Lore of Farther India by Katherine Neville Fleeson
  14. They gaze out on the water as if looking for a boat – See America First by Orville O. Hiestand
  15. But there was no fun in the poor doctor's boat – Paul Faber, Surgeon by George MacDonald
  16. Did ye tell her she was comin' to my boat tonight? – From the Valley of the Missing by Grace Miller White
  17. " It is the boat which we fear," I said. – A Sea Queen's Sailing by Charles Whistler
  18. He has brought the people from the boat I see. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  19. He'll see the boat in a minute! – The Boy With the U. S. Fisheries by Francis Rolt-Wheeler
  20. She's the only boat I know that has been all the way round more than once, so you might say she knows the road. – Down the Columbia by Lewis R. Freeman