from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A boat propelled by an internal-combustion engine or other motor. Also called powerboat.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any vessel driven by an engine (either inboard or outboard), but especially a small one.
- v. To place one's head between a woman's breasts and make the sound of a motorboat with one's lips whilst moving the head from side to side
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a boat propelled by an internal-combustion engine driving propellers immersed in the water.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A launch driven by an internal-combustion motor using a hydrocarbon such as gasolene, naphtha, kerosene, or alcohol as a source of fuel. See autoboat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. ride in a motorboat
- n. a boat propelled by an internal-combustion engine
Inventing a disaster management plan on the spot, Bahlman, Campagna and others borrowed a flat-bottomed aluminum motorboat from a nearby homeowner and rode through the brown floodwaters to the skeletal white house, whose walls consist of huge sheets of floor-to-ceiling glass.
My clumsy attempts at twitches resulted in motorboat wakes that spooked the fish.
For example, environmentalists have expressed concern over the oil pollution on the French Riviera arising from the large increase in motorboat and yacht traffic.
He recalled the motorboat which had darted, arrow-like, out from around the southern edge of the mangrove swamp, and which he had been watching when his scow went to pieces on the reef.
The motorboat, which is powered by a 350-cubic-inch V8, will travel 30 to 45 mph.
They are equipped with a 3 cars, 3 motorcycles and one fast motorboat which is also used to control the Atoll das Rocas.
As she swam back, she'd make little huffing "motorboat" noises as she breathed out.
The Liberal Venetia Thompson's ample cleavage has led strangers to "motorboat" her.
"No, but speaking seriously," went on Russ, "the _Ajax_ will be cradled on the deck of the schooner; that is, the motorboat will be set in two V shaped affairs, called cradles.
Mason blithely made a sound like a motorboat as he moved the truck around the table.