Definition of “houseboat” - English Dictionary

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“houseboat” in British English

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houseboatnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhaʊs.bəʊt/ us /ˈhaʊs.boʊt/

a boat that people use as their home, often kept in one place on a river or canal

(Definition of “houseboat” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“houseboat” in American English

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houseboatnoun [ C ]

us /ˈhɑʊsˌboʊt/

a boat that people can use as their home

(Definition of “houseboat” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)