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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A boat that transports people or vehicles across a body of water and operates on a regular schedule.

Usage examples (35)
  • The ferryboat is a round-bottomed, wobbly sampan, with a tiny cabin in the stern.
  • Hellespont in a kind of ferryboat, he met Pompey's fleet sailing with
  • "Can't the old ferryboat get up any steam at all?"
  • As late as 1903 the ferryboat was still anchored in for more
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