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boatload

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noun boat·load \ˈbōt-ˌlōd\

Simple Definition of boatload

  • : an amount or number that will fill a boat

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of boatload

  1. 1 :  a load that fills a boat

  2. 2 :  an indefinitely large number <a boatload of money>

Examples of boatload in a sentence

  1. <a boatload of publicity for the new handheld devices>



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