Definition of Johnboat

1. Noun. a flat bottomed boat with a very shallow draft, whose bow and stern are both squared off ¹



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Definition of Johnboat

1. a narrow square-ended boat [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Johnboat

jogpants
jogs
jogtrot
jogtrots
jogtrotted
jogtrotting
johachidolite
johannes
johanneses
johannite
johannsenite
johillerite
johnbaumite
johnboat (current term)
johnboats
johnin
johninnesite
johnnie
johnnies
johnny bag
johnny bags
johnny cake
johnny house
johnnycake
johnnycakes
johnsomervilleite

Literary usage of Johnboat

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1. Tales of Duck and Goose Shooting: Being Duck and Goose Hunting Narratives by John Baptiste de Macklot Thompson (1916)
"So when I found myself one bright day in Fall in a narrow 26-foot johnboat, behind a little brush screen in the bow, under the guidance of Jess, ..."

2. The Fountain of Youth by Charles Tenney Jackson, Outing Publishing Company (1914)
"So we went on in that borrowed johnboat, merely to be adventuring while we waited ... Hen and I pulled our johnboat up on the raft to avoid being crushed, ..."

3. Jist Huntin': Tales of the Forest, Field and Stream by John Baptiste de Macklot Thompson (1921)
"Late in the day the johnboat glided into the bank close to our camp site. A cold, drenching rain fell, though it affected the ..."

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