: a small boat used in Britain from ancient times and made of a frame (as of wicker) covered usually with hide or tarpaulin
Examples of coracle in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe Irish claim centers on St Brendan, who in the sixth century is said to have sailed to America in his coracle.
Gordon Campbell, Time, 29 June 2021
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