iceboat iceboat

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a ship with a reinforced bow to break up ice and keep channels open for navigation
  2. (n) a sailing vessel with runners and a cross-shaped frame; suitable for traveling over ice

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Usage(s):

  1. Unseen cracks in the ice can capsize an iceboat in the flick of an eyelash; just clipping a stray beer can left by some thoughtless ice fisherman can send the sensitive craft .
  2. An iceboat travels fastest across the windon what sailors call "a reach.

News

  1. The Rocket

    The Rocket was brought up to Barrytown by members of the North Shrewsbury Iceboat and Yacht Club in Red Bank, NJ.
    on March 9, 2014     Source: Register-Star

  2. Fleet captain

    Michael Soldati is the Fleet Captain of the North Shrewsbury Iceboat and Yacht Club. He described some of the features of the restoration of the Rocket.
    on March 9, 2014     Source: Register-Star

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