foilborne

[ foil-bawrn, -bohrn ]
/ ˈfɔɪlˌbɔrn, -ˌboʊrn /

adjective

(of a vessel) moving on the water on hydrofoils, with the hull out of the water.

Nearby words

  1. foi,
  2. foia,
  3. foible,
  4. foie gras,
  5. foil,
  6. foiled,
  7. foilsman,
  8. foin,
  9. foism,
  10. foison

Origin of foilborne

First recorded in 1960–65; foil2 + borne1

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