Definition of rowboat
: a small boat designed to be rowed
Recent Examples of rowboat from the Web
The entrance is less than a meter high, just enough for a small rowboat and its prone passengers to glide through.
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First Known Use of rowboat
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Definition of rowboat for English Language Learners
: a small boat that is moved through water using oars
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Definition of rowboat for Students
: a boat made to be moved by oars
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