Free
English
Dictionary






A FREE English Dictionary Database from Spellcheck.co.uk.

You can check the meaning of one word, or a whole page.

Enter your query in the search box, or choose a letter from the menu below.

Try our SpellChecker here, or our English Thesaurus here.

 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Search:
 Exact Word  Within Words  Within Descriptions
Results:
Boat (n.) 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.