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See definition of scow on Dictionary.com
  • as inbarge
  • as inboat

synonyms for scow

  • raft
  • ark
  • dory
  • flatboat
  • lighter
  • canal boat
  • freight ship
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How to use scow in a sentence

Here the “c” is hard and represents 7, and as the steamboat could easily outrun the “scow,” the phrase is easily remembered.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
It was an ancient scow, housed over, and evidently had grown venerable in service as a floating fish-market.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
See him as he journeys down the Yukon in a scow loaded with lumber for a mission building.
HEROES OF TO-DAYMARY R. PARKMAN
Footnote 23: A batteau is a kind of scow or flat-boat, used on shallow streams like the Hudson above Waterford.
THE MILITARY JOURNALS OF TWO PRIVATE SOLDIERS, 1758-1775ABRAHAM TOMLINSON
I do not remember the embarking on the great scow for our trip down the Columbia to the Cascades.
OX-TEAM DAYS ON THE OREGON TRAILEZRA MEEKER
Taking my little dory that we had with us on the scow, I rowed to the largest steamer lying at anchor.
OX-TEAM DAYS ON THE OREGON TRAILEZRA MEEKER
Under Mop's direction the old scow gradually made its way toward the big stub.
THE MAJORRALPH CONNOR
I'm gittin' weary o' bein' ordered off your dirty little scow an' then bein' invited back agin.
CAPTAIN SCRAGGSPETER B. KYNE
The sail was then lowered, and by slow degrees the scow drifted up to the building, and was secured.
THE DEERSLAYERJAMES FENIMORE COOPER
This was a long, heavy, flat bottomed scow, of primitive but enormously strong construction.
THE BOSS OF WIND RIVERDAVID GOODGER (GOODGER@PYTHON.ORG)
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SCOW

  • ark
  • canal boat
  • dory
  • flatboat
  • freight ship
  • lighter
  • raft
  • scow
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.