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Meaning of JOLLY BOAT

Pronunciation:  'jâlee bowt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a yawl used by a ship's sailors for general work
 
 Synonyms: jolly
 
 See Also: yawl

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Jol"ly-boat`\, n. [A corruption of Dan. jolle yawl,
or of D. jol yawl + E. boat. See {Yawl} the boat.] (Naut.)
A boat of medium size belonging to a ship.

 

 

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