Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

riverboat

play
noun riv·er·boat \-ˌbōt\

Simple Definition of riverboat

  • : a boat that is used on a river

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of riverboat

  1. :  a boat for use on a river


Learn More about riverboat


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up riverboat? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

of striking ability or excellence

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

two-chairs-on-a-pier-by-the-ocean-in-summer

Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?

estival hiemal brumal vernal
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ