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Large vessels propelled by power or sail used for transportation on rivers, seas, oceans, or other navigable waters. Boats are smaller vessels propelled by oars, paddles, sail, or power; they may or may not have a deck.
Plural form of ship.
The cruise company had a number of cruise ships each with a different route providing a voyage of beauty to its customers.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'SHIPS' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3598
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'SHIPS' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3987
The numerical value of SHIPS in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of SHIPS in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A ship in port is safe, but that's not what ships are built for.
The ships hung in the sky in much the same way that bricks don't.
In communities where men build ships for their own sons to fish or fight from, quality is never a problem.
All the ships, including the ships from our friends, will be deployed with the main task of searching for bodies that are still or suspected to still be trapped underwater.
Somehow, in the 21st century, we started naming ships with strange acronyms ... instead of from our naval traditions ... so we are going to change the hull designation of the ?#?LCS?? class ships to FF (frigate) ... appropriate and traditional name.
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