- pow·er·boat·ing, noun
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How to use powerboat in a sentence
On sunny summer days, powerboats pulling water-skiers zip across Georgia’s Lake Oconee, a reservoir located about an hour-and-a-half drive east of Atlanta.Indigenous Americans ruled democratically long before the U.S. did | Bruce Bower | September 6, 2022 | Science News
Batista, a onetime powerboat racer, favored fast cars and yachts.The Rise And Fall Of Brazilian Billionaire Eike Batista | Mac Margolis | November 9, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Batista, a onetime powerboat racer, favored cars and yachts.The Brutal Fall of Brazilian Billionaire Eike Batista | Mac Margolis | June 25, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
They were lucky enough to get hold of a pretty fair powerboat that would accommodate four sleepers with some crowding.
I think thats what is meant, assented the pilot and engineer of the powerboat the boys had chartered.
All day long the powerboat kept constantly moving down the reaches of the Danube River.
He realized that those on board were in extreme peril; for the powerboat seemed to be gradually sinking lower, inch by inch.Motor Boat Boys on the Great Lakes | Louis Arundel
And a few minutes later the Tramp and the Comfort hauled in close under the lee of the big powerboat.Motor Boat Boys on the Great Lakes | Louis Arundel
British Dictionary definitions for powerboat
a boat propelled by an inboard or outboard motor
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