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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A powerful small boat designed to pull or push larger ships.

Usage examples (34)
  • The Coast Guard vessel drew abreast of the towboat.
  • Three partners advance by sea in a 22-foot towboat.
  • She's the great-granddaughter of a legendary towboat captain.
  • At no time on the tape does anyone from the towboat responds. for more
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