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n. - Any of various small boats propelled by oars or by sails or by a motor.

Usage examples (38)
  • They had a pretty fast skiff which was just like a rowing boat with outboard engines fitted.
  • That 14 foot flat skiff is not very different from my boat.
  • The boat, which I judged a small skiff from the quick stroke of the oars, was landing in the mud about fifty yards up the beach.
  • The “little” guy with the skiff is still going to be feeding his family with the money he makes from the big EVIL businessman. for more
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