boatyard
noun Date: 1795 a yard where boats are built, repaired, and stored and often sold or rented

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  • boatyard — [[t]bo͟ʊtjɑː(r)d[/t]] boatyards N COUNT A boatyard is a place where boats are built and repaired or kept. The yacht now lies in a boatyard at Lymington …   English dictionary

  • boatyard — UK [ˈbəʊtˌjɑː(r)d] / US [ˈboʊtˌjɑrd] noun [countable] Word forms boatyard : singular boatyard plural boatyards a place for making, repairing, or keeping small boats …   English dictionary

  • boatyard — /boht yahrd /, n. a yard or waterside location at which boats, small craft, and the like are built, maintained, docked, etc. Cf. shipyard. [1795 1805, Amer.; BOAT + YARD2] * * * …   Universalium

  • boatyard — noun shipyard …   Wiktionary

  • boatyard — Synonyms and related words: armory, arsenal, assembly line, assembly plant, atomic energy plant, bindery, boilery, bookbindery, brewery, brickyard, cannery, creamery, dairy, defense plant, distillery, dockyard, factory, factory belt, factory… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • boatyard — boat|yard [ˈbəutja:d US ˈboutja:rd] n an area where boats are built and repaired …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • boatyard — boat|yard [ bout,jard ] noun count a place for making, repairing, or keeping small boats …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • boatyard — n. place where boats are built and kept …   English contemporary dictionary

  • boatyard — noun a place where boats are built or stored …   English new terms dictionary

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