Definition of "yacht" [yacht]

  • (noun) Any of various relatively small sailing or motor-driven vessels, generally with smart graceful lines, used for pleasure cruises or racing.
  • (verb-intransitive) To sail, cruise, or race in a yacht.

Use "yacht" in a sentence

  • "Now when many individuals hear the term yacht club they see a collection of yacht owners gathering often to talk about their marine experiences."
  • "Men stopped wearing hats overnight, and churches may empty in a heartbeat, but a yacht is forever."
  • "The yacht is capable of 45 miles an hour with its 4,000 horsepower engine and when the Italians try to make a getaway in their skiff, the Streak streaks for them, "pulsing and vibrating and roaring like a thing alive" until the thieves haul in their oars and surrender."

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