powerboat

[pou-er-boht]

Origin of powerboat

First recorded in 1905–10; power + boat
Related formspow·er·boat·ing, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for powerboating

powerboating

noun
  1. the sport of driving powerboats in racing competitions

powerboat

noun
  1. a boat propelled by an inboard or outboard motor
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