Definition of speedboat
: a fast launch or motorboat
speedboatingplay \ˈspēd-ˌbō-tiŋ\ noun
Examples of speedboat in a Sentence
speedboats leaving wakes that cause damage to docked vessels and the shoreline
Recent Examples of speedboat from the Web
The vibe is very Jimmy Buffett, with a deeply tanned middle-aged posse pulling up in a speedboat and hopping out for a meal, and an actual pod of dolphins cruising by, much to our table’s delight.
A family of four looking to take a Sea Dog speedboat ride?
But military spokesman Rezaul Karim says rescuers have been unable to get heavy machinery to the remote areas to help dig through the debris and have been using speedboats to bypass roads.
Launching June 26, UberBOAT will serve the country’s top draws of Split, Hvar, and Dubrovnik, allowing people to request two different sized speedboats to shuttle them from place to place.
The partners, who grew up in Miami’s Cuban-American community, used their ocean-racing speedboats to haul Colombian cocaine from the Caribbean to the shores of South Florida.
Meaning, its gameplay will combine on- and off-road racing, plane racing, and speedboat racing.
The deal: The Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises speedboat called Beast and New York Water Taxi’s Shark takes visitors on splashy 30-minute high-speed tours, slowing down for photo ops at Lady Liberty and the skyline of New York City.
Traffickers today are sneaking cocaine into South Florida on cheap speedboats, shipping containers and commercial flights, DEA reports show.
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First Known Use of speedboat
SPEEDBOAT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of speedboat for English Language Learners
: a motorboat that can go very fast
SPEEDBOAT Defined for Kids
Definition of speedboat for Students
: a motorboat designed to go fast
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