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synonyms for yawl

  • dandy
  • sailboat
  • vessel
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How to use yawl in a sentence

The little boat was only twenty-five steps from the farmhouse, while the yawl was still distant about a hundred steps.
THE SEVEN CARDINAL SINS: ENVY AND INDOLENCEEUGNE SUE
With strong and steady sweeps they drew near the boys and not many minutes afterward quickly dragged both on board the yawl.
THE GO AHEAD BOYS ON SMUGGLERS' ISLANDROSS KAY
Not long afterward a yawl was lowered from the boat and two men took their places at the oars.
THE GO AHEAD BOYS ON SMUGGLERS' ISLANDROSS KAY
In this way several bushels of potatoes and a lot of green corn were secured and placed by the natives in the yawl.
RALPH GRANGER'S FORTUNESWILLIAM PERRY BROWN
But when he found that all persuasion was useless, he bade his people fill the yawl with vegetables and such meat as was on hand.
RALPH GRANGER'S FORTUNESWILLIAM PERRY BROWN
The wind had died away and the slaver lay between the yawl and the eastern dawn, a dim yet recognizable bulk.
RALPH GRANGER'S FORTUNESWILLIAM PERRY BROWN
The shadow of the lofty sails was towering over the yawl when the Wanderer began to glide ahead.
RALPH GRANGER'S FORTUNESWILLIAM PERRY BROWN
He led the way followed by Raft and the girl to a wharf where a tug lay moored and by the tug a fifty ton yawl.
THE BEACH OF DREAMSH. DE VERE STACPOOLE
Mayo took his place in the yawl and preserved meek and proper silence during the trip down the harbor.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
The captain led the way down to a public landing, where a power-yawl, with engineer and a mate, was in waiting.
BLOW THE MAN DOWNHOLMAN DAY
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WORDS RELATED TO YAWL

  • Sunfish
  • bark
  • brig
  • brigantine
  • catamaran
  • clipper
  • craft
  • cutter
  • dory
  • gaff-rigged sailboat
  • galleon
  • galley
  • jack
  • ketch
  • pinnace
  • ragboat
  • schooner
  • ship
  • skiff
  • sloop
  • tall ship
  • vessel
  • windjammer
  • wooden boat
  • yacht
  • yawl
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.