- a strong, buoyant rowboat with high ends, adapted for beaching and passing through surf.
Origin of surf boat
Examples from the Web for surf boat
Historical Examples of surf boat
Hence the balsa-wood is used for the surf-boat called balsa.The Sailor's Word-Book
William Henry Smyth
This obliged the passengers to go off to the steamer in a surf-boat.Six Months at the Cape
This could be guarded against only by leaving the surf-boat where she might readily be launched.
They are just putting off in the surf-boat, and I reckon it would be worth your while to watch them, Benny.
But in spite of their exertions the surf-boat seemed to be receding.With Wolseley to Kumasi