Synonyms and Antonyms of boats
- paddling the little boat across the lake is great exercise, but tiring
bateaux (also batteaux), caïques, canoes, catamarans, coracles, curraghs (or currachs), dhows, dinghies, dinks, dories, dugouts, flatboats, garveys, gigs, johnboats, kayaks, outriggers, paddleboats, pinnaces, piraguas, pirogues, pontoons, prams, punts, rafts, rowboats, rowing boats [chiefly British], sampans, scows, sculls, shallops, shells, skiffs, surfboats, umiaks, wherries
- you'll have to take a passenger boat to get to the island
aircraft carriers, argosies, barges, coasters, colliers, containerships, corvettes, cruisers, cutters, destroyers, ferryboats, flagships, freighters, icebreakers, ironclads, lightships, liners, men-of-war (also men-o'-war), merchantmen, merchant ships, motor ships, packets, steamers, steamships, superliners, supertankers, tankers, traders, tramps, transports, warships, watercrafts
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