noun, plural din·ghies.
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH dinghydinghy , dingy
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First, as companies go, Carnival is more like an aircraft carrier than a dinghy.Floating Petri Dish Aside, Triumph Won’t Sink Carnival|Daniel Gross|February 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Officials said they believed Wood slipped off the yacht when she went on deck to reattach a dinghy that came loose.L.A. Sheriff Reopens Natalie Wood Drowning Probe, Citing New Information|Christine Pelisek|November 18, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Ian was obviously free to intubate every young lady he saw, and Cait would never harbor the flimsiest dinghy of a grievance.
Meanwhile, all on board the Wellington who had telescopes applied them to their eyes, and watched the progress of the dinghy.The Floating Light of the Goodwin Sands|R.M. Ballantyne
So there we were, marooned, half a mile out to sea, in a tiny dinghy on which the Turks again switched their blarsted guns.Gallipoli Diary, Volume 2|Ian Hamilton
I was truly glad, and, borrowing the dinghy from the mate, I pulled on board the newly-arrived ship.Peter the Whaler|W.H.G. Kingston
They had become very clever boatmen during their stay, using a small dinghy to make coastal journeys.
I had wirelessed asking for a dinghy to be sent down, which would enable Hamilton to do more marine work; and it now came to hand.