Meaning of YACHT in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ jɔt ]

n. & v. --n. 1 a light sailing-vessel, esp. equipped for racing. 2 a larger usu. power-driven vessel equipped for cruising. 3 a light vessel for travel on sand or ice. --v.intr. race or cruise in a yacht. øyacht-club a club esp. for yacht-racing. øøyachting n. [early mod.Du. jaghte = jaghtschip fast pirate-ship f. jag(h)t chase f. jagen to hunt + schip SHIP]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.