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{adj: palatial} suitable for or like a palace
"palatial furnishings"
"a palatial yacht"



{adv: slam-bang} with heedless speed
"yachts ran slap-bang into the convoy at 15 knots an hour"

{n: Bermuda rig, Bermudan rig, Bermudian rig, Marconi rig} a rig of triangular sails for a yacht

{n: Newport} a resort city in southeastern Rhode Island; known for the summer homes of millionaires; important yachting center

{n: bareboat} a vessel (such as a yacht) that can be chartered without a captain or crew or provisions

{n: boating, yachting} water travel for pleasure

{n: footer} (used only in combinations) the height or length of something in feet
"he is a six-footer"
"the golfer sank a 40-footer"
"his yacht is a 60-footer"

{n: iceboat, ice yacht, scooter} a sailing vessel with runners and a cross-shaped frame; suitable for traveling over ice

{n: kepi, peaked cap, service cap, yachting cap} a cap with a flat circular top and a visor

{n: marina} a fancy dock for small yachts and cabin cruisers

{n: sailing-race, yacht race} a race between crews of people in yachts

{n: spinnaker} a large and usually triangular headsail; carried by a yacht as a headsail when running before the wind

{n: yacht chair} a light folding armchair for outdoor use

{n: yacht club, boat club} club that promotes and supports yachting and boating

{n: yacht, racing yacht} an expensive vessel propelled by sail or power and used for cruising or racing

{n: yachtsman, yachtswoman} sails a yacht

{v: yacht} travel in a yacht


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