Translation of "boat" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /bəʊt/ us /boʊt/

A1 a vehicle for travelling on water

barco, barca
a fishing boat
a sailing boat

(Translation of “boat” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /bəut/

a small vessel for travelling/traveling over water

barco, barca, embarcación
a rowing boat.

a larger vessel for the same purpose; a ship

barco, navío, buque
Passenger boats began to cross the Atlantic regularly.

a serving-dish shaped like a boat

a gravy boat.
boatman noun (plural boatmen)

a man in charge of a small boat in which fare-paying passengers are carried

The boatman charges 500 pesos for the round trip.
in the same boat

in the same, usually difficult, position or circumstances

en el mismo barco
We’re all in the same boat as far as low wages are concerned.
speedboat noun

a fast motor boat.


(Translation of “boat” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)