boat trainnoun [ C ]uk /ˈbəʊt ˌtreɪn/ us /ˈboʊt ˌtreɪn/
Examples from literature
- He picked up his valise at the Avon Hotel and caught the first boat train for Germany.
- He turned on his heel and stalked haughtily in the direction of the boat train.
- I landed at Liverpool this morning and came down on the boat train.
- That night the Prince bade me farewell and hurried off to catch the boat train.
- You can catch the early boat train, and I'll send some more by to-morrow's post.