Definitions for boatmanˈboʊt mən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

boat•manˈboʊt mən(n.)(pl.)-men.

  1. a person skilled in the use of boats.

    Category: Navy

  2. a person who sells, rents, or works on boats.

    Category: Navy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. boatman, boater, waterman(noun)

    someone who drives or rides in a boat


  1. boatman(Noun)

    A man in charge of a small boat.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Boatman(noun)

    a man who manages a boat; a rower of a boat

  2. Boatman(noun)

    a boat bug. See Boat bug

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a man in charge of a small boat in which fare-paying passengers are carried.

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