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  • as insailboat
  • as ingalley

synonyms for galleon

  • catamaran
  • craft
  • cutter
  • schooner
  • ship
  • skiff
  • sloop
  • vessel
  • yacht
  • Sunfish
  • bark
  • brig
  • brigantine
  • clipper
  • dory
  • galley
  • jack
  • ketch
  • pinnace
  • windjammer
  • yawl
  • gaff-rigged sailboat
  • ragboat
  • tall ship
  • wooden boat
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How to use galleon in a sentence

She is as white as the sail of the treasure-laden galleon as it enters the harbor of Cadiz.
THE PETTY TROUBLES OF MARRIED LIFE, COMPLETEHONORE DE BALZAC
And at the trail's end the unkempt, ribald crew swarmed their dark and dirty camp as a band of pirates a galleon.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
If we shoaled the water much more we could not hope to force the heavy galleon through.
HURRICANE HURRYW.H.G. KINGSTON
While we were endeavouring to repair the damage it fell a stark calm, and the old galleon began to roll away awfully in the swell.
HURRICANE HURRYW.H.G. KINGSTON
I did not flatter myself so much because of my own merits, as on account of the richly-freighted old galleon.
HURRICANE HURRYW.H.G. KINGSTON
Altogether I know in a very short time they lost one hundred and twenty men—while I had not lost one on board the galleon.
HURRICANE HURRYW.H.G. KINGSTON
The expedition was a failure, so far as the capture of the galleon was concerned, for she fell into the hands of Commodore Anson.
THE CRUISE OF THE "ESMERALDA"HARRY COLLINGWOOD
Several galliasses, sent by the Spanish admiral to the rescue of the galleon, were nearly taken.
HOW BRITANNIA CAME TO RULE THE WAVESW.H.G. KINGSTON
On the 25th, a vast galleon, dropping behind, was captured by Sir John Hawkins after a desperate resistance.
HOW BRITANNIA CAME TO RULE THE WAVESW.H.G. KINGSTON
During this year 1539, the viceroy sent Ferdinand de Morales with a great galleon laden on the kings account to trade at Pegu.
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WORDS RELATED TO GALLEON

  • bireme
  • dinghy
  • galiot
  • galleass
  • galleon
  • quarter galley
  • rowboat
  • tender
  • trireme
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