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synonyms for cruising

  • maritime
  • navigational
  • seafaring
  • marine
  • abyssal
  • aquatic
  • boating
  • deep-sea
  • naval
  • navigating
  • oceangoing
  • oceanic
  • oceanographic
  • pelagic
  • rowing
  • sailing
  • sailorly
  • salty
  • sea-loving
  • seagoing
  • ship
  • thalassic
  • yachting
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How to use cruising in a sentence

Rounding a corner, Black Hood sighted a taxi cab cruising along.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
They had not enjoyed the work of the past few days, cruising about off Valmosa and Monterey.
YOUNG GLORY AND THE SPANISH CRUISERWALTER FENTON MOTT
They had been cruising all evening among these islands, for it was a part of the coast with which Harvey was very familiar.
THE RIVAL CAMPERSRUEL PERLEY SMITH
Again, during the recent racing season, the pilot-boat (about sixty tons) started from Kingstown Harbour for her cruising ground.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
The races at these regattas have been mostly handicaps, and two or three are always open to yachts in cruising trim.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
At the entrance of the mere a small cruising yacht is lying, the men having gone ashore for a walk over the sand dunes to the sea.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
She is also a comfortable cruising boat, having two cabins with good accommodation.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
There was no such luck for the Essex, and after his fellow-ships had gone north Captain Porter went cruising on his own account.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
As has already been said, there exists every facility in our Australasian Colonies both for cruising and racing.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
There were, he told us, a number of vessels so employed—cutters and schooners constantly cruising about in search of wrecks.
IN THE WILDS OF FLORIDAW.H.G. KINGSTON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CRUISING

  • canoeing
  • cruising
  • drifting
  • paddling
  • rowing
  • sailing
  • sculling
  • trawling
  • yachting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.