noun, plural boat·men.
Examples from the Web for boatman
As yet there was no sign of the boatman, but we saw two boys rowing towards us.Ten Years' Captivity in the Mahdi's Camp 1882-1892|F. R. Wingate
“If you want to get out to the yacht, you likely can find some boatman at the dock who will row you over,” the clerk advised.The Deserted Yacht|Mildred A. Wirt, AKA Ann Wirt
It was not easy, either, to find a boatman willing or able to go so far—the distance was greater by water than by land.The Castaways of Pete's Patch|Carroll Watson Rankin
All in the audience could hear it, and as it came once more our four boys glanced quickly at the boatman.Camping on the St. Lawrence|Everett T. Tomlinson
Her smile merited the adjective "sweet" more than any Sylvia had ever seen; but the boatman's next words startled the listener.The Opened Shutters|Clara Louise Burnham