sailboard

[seyl-bawrd, -bohrd]

noun

a long board, usually of Plexiglas, used for windsurfing, having a mount for a sail, a daggerboard, and a small skeg.
a small, flat, single-masted sailboat, usually having no cockpit.

Nearby words

  1. sail into,
  2. sail plan,
  3. sail through,
  4. sail under false colors,
  5. sail-over,
  6. sailboarding,
  7. sailboat,
  8. sailcloth,
  9. sailer,
  10. sailfish

Origin of sailboard

An Americanism dating back to 1960–65; sail + board

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British Dictionary definitions for sailboard

sailboard

noun

the craft used for windsurfing, consisting of a moulded board like a surfboard, to which a mast bearing a single sail is attached by a swivel joint
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