The dory was within fifty yards of the Lass before the men on deck became aware of its approach.
Mr. Fairfield went down to the dory, and put his fishing-gear on board.
For more than a year dory had felt as though he were all adrift in the world.
Mayo scrambled back to his dory and went aboard the schooner.
dory began to gape when there proved to be no grounds for excitement.
She heard the thud of his dory oars as she walked down the street.
Said he'd buy that dory of Luther's that I went out in, and show that 'long with me.
He pulled in his oars and let the dory float amid the ripples.
The men declared that they were very comfortable in their quarters, and dory could not see why they should not be.
It seemed to her his dory was deep in the water as if heavily weighted.
"small, flat-bottomed boat," 1709, American English, perhaps from a West Indian or Central American Indian language.
type of edible fish, mid-15c., from Old French doree, originally the fem. past participle of dorer "to gild," from Latin deauratus, from de- + aurare "to gild," from aurum (see aureate). So called in reference to its colorings.