dreamboat

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noun dream·boat \ˈdrēm-ˌbōt\

Definition of dreamboat

slang

  1. :  one that is highly desirable; especially :  a very attractive person

Examples of dreamboat in a Sentence

  1. an actor who's still regarded as one of the screen's all-time great dreamboats

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First Known Use of dreamboat

1941


DREAMBOAT Defined for English Language Learners

dreamboat

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Definition of dreamboat for English Language Learners

  • : a very attractive person



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