cruise ship


variants or less commonly cruise liner
: a large ship that stops at different ports and carries passengers who are traveling for pleasure

Examples of cruise ship in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Now, starting May 7, the cruise ship is slated to undergo five days of sea trials ahead of its launch this summer. Bailey Richards, Peoplemag, 8 May 2024 Crew members look off the deck of the MSC Meraviglia cruise ship docked at PortMiami, Tuesday, March 31, 2020, in Miami. CBS News, 8 May 2024 Lehrer upgraded the 53-acre 18th century grounds into a tourist destination, financed by busloads of cruise ship passengers paying to visit his small exhibition on cocoa processing. Nina Burleigh, The Hollywood Reporter, 7 May 2024 Pierre said even though the cruise ship tourists didn’t come to the city itself, there are a lot of vendors who depend on cruises to earn a living. Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, 6 May 2024 Plot and character details for the show are being kept under wraps, but sources say the series is a medical procedural set on a cruise ship. Joe Otterson, Variety, 2 May 2024 The cruise ship's bridge team turned around the Carnival Paradise on its route from Tampa to Roatan, Honduras to rescue the Cubans around 2:30 pm. Christina Coulter, Fox News, 22 Apr. 2024 But for one reason or another, missing a cruise ship is a situation that travelers could easily find themselves in. Jessica Puckett, Condé Nast Traveler, 11 Apr. 2024 One only needs to search for the words 'outbreak' and 'cruise ship' to find examples of one of the most notorious: norovirus. Rachel Murphy, Verywell Health, 5 Apr. 2024

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“Cruise ship.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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