Definition of Boatmanship

1. Noun. Skill in handling boats.

Generic synonyms: Seamanship
Derivative terms: Boatman



Definition of Boatmanship

1. n. The art of managing a boat.

Definition of Boatmanship

1. Noun. The art of managing a boat. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Boatmanship

boatings
boation
boations
boatless
boatlift
boatlifted
boatlifting
boatlifts
boatlike
boatload
boatloads
boatmaker
boatmakers
boatmaking
boatman
boatmanship (current term)
boatmen
boatmobile
boatmobiles
boatneck
boatnecks
boats
boatsful
boatsman
boatsmen
boatswain
boatswain's chair
boatswain's chairs
boatswain's pipe
boatswain's pipes

Literary usage of Boatmanship

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1. The Port Folio by Joseph Dennie (1801)
"What skill in boatmanship! what aptitude with the paddle was here exhibited? The principal body of the w; ter run over the middle of the fall, and created a ..."

2. Putnam's Magazine (1910)
"The harbor was rough, the farmers were unskilled in boatmanship and Miss Lewis's services were once more in demand. The thoroughness of her methods is shown ..."

3. The New England Magazine by Making of America Project (1895)
"It is not considered good boatmanship to accede to the price set by the men. Waiting seldom lowers it, and the men often make it higher. ..."

4. Working North from Patagonia: Being the Narrative of a Journey, Earned on by Harry Alverson Franck (1921)
"He was so much higher in the Guianese social scale that, though "Harris" was supreme in the matter of steering and boatmanship, the negro assumed the place ..."

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