English version

canal boat

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Water
canal boatcaˈnal boat noun [countable]  TTWa long narrow boat that is used for travelling on a canal
Examples from the Corpus
canal boatFor most purposes the floor of a canal boat may be considered stable, like that of a domestic interior.Born on a canal boat, she had a brief childhood before learning to lead the mules that pull the boat.The little sketch of Crinan Canal shows the halting-place where passengers wait to re-embark on board the canal boat.
Pictures of the day
What are these?
Click on the pictures to check.