English version


From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Water
coraclecor‧a‧cle /ˈkɒrəkəl $ ˈkɔː-, ˈkɑː-/ noun [countable]  TTWa small round boat that you move with a paddle
Examples from the Corpus
coracleWe must hide until it is dark, and then I will steal a coracle and row you to the Drowned Forest.That's Tony going round in his coracle again.The coracle dates back more than two thousand years - now it's being revived by a Gloucestershire boat-builder.Tim looked at old pictures of the River Wye coracles to work out how to build them.
Pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
Click on the pictures to check.