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synonyms for skiff

  • canoe
  • dinghy
  • rowboat
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How to use skiff in a sentence

Every day after dawn prayers, Akram and seven friends and relatives hoist his skiff across the beach at Al Khokha, and into the Red Sea.
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The guide will pole the skiff along on the shallow flats from a platform at the back of the boat, while the angler stands ready to cast from the front.
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The thrust was nervous and ill-calculated, and the next instant the skiff had blundered under the bows of the launch.
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Coming to the first of the dim shapes, he grasped it and thereby propelled the skiff to another beyond.
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So we unhitched a skiff and pulled down the river two mile and a half, to the big scar on the hillside, and went ashore.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
I toted up a load, and went back and set down on the bow of the skiff to rest.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
So he locked me in and took the skiff, and started off towing the raft about half-past three.
ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
I peeped out through the willow branches, and there it was—a skiff, away across the water.
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Going directly to the ferry we were crossed over in a skiff and landed immediately in front of the residence of Mrs. Ludlow.
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Iftikhar sat upon the flower-strewn floor of the skiff, looking up into Mary's eyes.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
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WORDS RELATED TO SKIFF

  • ark
  • barge
  • bark
  • bateau
  • bottom
  • bucket
  • canoe
  • catamaran
  • craft
  • dinghy
  • dory
  • gondola
  • hulk
  • ketch
  • launch
  • lifeboat
  • pinnace
  • raft
  • sailboat
  • schooner
  • scow
  • ship
  • skiff
  • sloop
  • steamboat
  • tub
  • yacht
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