rowing boat


Definition of rowing boat

chiefly British

Examples of rowing boat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Hallstatt’s boat rentals include pedal boats, row boats, and electric options, though motorboats are prohibited to preserve the lake’s serenity. Danielle Page, National Geographic, "Why is this Bronze Age town so popular today?," 4 Nov. 2019 Charles Tillman and Jacob Beckley docked their row boat and stretched out on a pier at 31st Street Harbor for a few minutes, completely exhausted. Phil Thompson,, "Charles Tillman and his rowing partner arrive exhausted but elated after their trek across Lake Michigan for charity," 2 Sep. 2019 There is a boat launch and a limited number of row boats for rent. John Torsiello,, "80-year-old architectural marvel at Barkhamsted Reservoir is also a lovely picnic spot," 4 Aug. 2019 Just before the ceremony, the bride emerged from the row boat in a classic lace Monique Lhuillier dress. Vogue, "This Wedding in Lake Como Was Inspired by the Couple’s Russian Heritage—And Burning Man," 4 Aug. 2019 As for this particular crustacean, a chef at the restaurant —identified as Travis Olson by WHDH — took the lobster on his row boat and returned it to the ocean. Madeline Farber, Fox News, "Maine chef finds rare cotton candy-colored lobster in tank," 8 Aug. 2018 The ceiling woodwork reminiscent of row boats serve as trusses. Jenny Xie, Curbed, "Jackie Gleason’s iconic ‘Round House’ yours for $12M," 31 Aug. 2018 His father recalled fishing with his own father in row boats. John Eligon, New York Times, "‘This Ruling Gives Us Hope’: Supreme Court Sides With Tribe in Salmon Case," 11 June 2018 Their first date was taking a row boat on Cayuga Lake where Ham reported Eve did all the rowing., "Eva Eaton," 6 June 2018

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1515, in the meaning defined above

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17 Nov 2019

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