Definition of “powerboat” - English Dictionary

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“powerboat” in British English

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powerboatnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpaʊə.bəʊt/ us /ˈpaʊ.ɚ.boʊt/

Examples from literature

  • F1 powerboats are like Formula One cars. 
  • F1 powerboats move very fast on the water, too. 
  • The powerboats speed around this course for about 45 minutes. 

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

“powerboat” in American English

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powerboatnoun [ C ]

us /ˈpɑʊ·ərˌboʊt/

a small, fast boat often used in racing

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

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