Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of BOATMAN

Pronunciation:  'bowtmun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  someone who drives or rides in a boat
 

BOATMAN is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: boater, waterman
 
 See Also: canoeist, ferryman, gondolier, gondoliere, oarsman, paddler, punter, rower, worker

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Boat"man\, n.; pl. {Boatmen}.
1. A man who manages a boat; a rower of a boat.

         As late the boatman hies him home.    --Percival.

2. (Zo["o]l.) A boat bug. See {Boat bug}.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bargee, bargeman, barger, boater, boat-handler, boatsman, ferrier, ferryman, galley slave, gondolier, lighterman, oar, oarsman, punter, rower, waterman, yachter, yachtsman
 

 

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY