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dory

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noun do·ry \ˈdȯr-ē\

Simple Definition of dory

  • : a boat that has a flat bottom and high sides and that is used especially for fishing

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dory

plural dories

  1. :  a flat-bottomed boat with high flaring sides, sharp bow, and deep V-shaped transom

Origin of dory

Miskito dóri dugout


First Known Use: 1709

Rhymes with dory


DORY Defined for Kids

dory

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noun do·ry \ˈdȯr-ē\

Definition of dory for Students

plural dories

  1. :  a boat with a flat bottom, high sides that flare out, and a sharp bow




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