coracle

noun cor·a·cle \ ˈkȯr-ə-kəl , ˈkär- \

Definition of coracle

: a small boat used in Britain from ancient times and made of a frame (as of wicker) covered usually with hide or tarpaulin

Origin and Etymology of coracle

Welsh corwgl


CORACLE Defined for English Language Learners

coracle

noun

Definition of coracle for English Language Learners

  • : a very small type of boat that has been used in parts of Great Britain since ancient times


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