Friendship sloop

noun

: a sloop-rigged centerboard fishing boat typically about 30 feet overall that has a clipper bow and strong sheer and that is popular along the Maine coast

Word History

Etymology

from Friendship, Maine

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“Friendship sloop.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Friendship%20sloop. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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