Definition for boating (2 of 2)
verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of boat
Related formsboat·a·ble, adjectiveboat·less, adjective
Examples from the Web for boating
On the first day of the vacation, she is killed in a boating accident as her children watch on in horror.Speed Read: 13 Juiciest Bits From Morrissey’s ‘Autobiography’|Nico Hines|October 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But to call End of Watch a “buddy cop” movie is like referring to Titanic as a film about a boating accident.Jake Gyllenhaal & Michael Peña on Their ‘End of Watch’ Bromance|Chris Lee|September 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
His wife is in a coma from a boating accident, and he wants to bring his family together before she dies.New 'Twilight' Movie: Two Fangs Up? Plus, George Clooney Gets Oscar Buzz|Ramin Setoodeh|November 18, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Back in New York City, boating the border had seemed like a fine journalistic experiment.
One of the boating men made a martyr of himself and took the mother.Original Short Stories, Volume 12 (of 13)|Guy de Maupassant
Until a late hour, after their return from this boating excursion, the party remained on deck, talking over the events of the day.Gulf and Glacier|Willis Boyd Allen
“I delight in boating,” observed Fred, when McAllister had quelled the disturbance.Freaks on the Fells|R.M. Ballantyne
No fishing, no boating, no swimming, no skating on those treacherous rivers; only surprise and shock and disaster!Southern Stories|Various
If anybody says it is a good day for bathing you say it is better for boating.
British Dictionary definitions for boating (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for boating (2 of 2)
Word Origin for boat
Idioms and Phrases with boating
see burn one's bridges (boats); in the same boat; miss the boat; rock the boat.