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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The amount of cargo that can be held by a ship or a freight car.

Usage examples (39)
  • He imported wine by the boatload
  • Disney announces 'boatload' of new projects: Johnny Depp to star in 3 features!!
  • A 'boatload' of the others have been retracted or proven false almost as soon as they have arisen.
  • In a boatload of driving ambition, Clinton stood out. for more
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