Definition of Yacht. Meaning of Yacht. Synonyms of Yacht

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Definition of Yacht

Yacht
Yacht Yacht (y[o^]t), n. [D. jagt, jacht; perhaps properly, a chase, hunting, from. jagen to chase, hunt, akin to G. jagen, OHG. jag[=o]n, of uncertain origin; or perhaps akin to OHG. g[=a]hi quick, sudden (cf. Gay).] (Naut.) A light and elegantly furnished vessel, used either for private parties of pleasure, or as a vessel of state to convey distinguished persons from one place to another; a seagoing vessel used only for pleasure trips, racing, etc. Yacht measurement. See the Note under Tonnage, 4.
Yacht
Yacht Yacht, v. i. To manage a yacht; to voyage in a yacht.

Meaning of Yacht from wikipedia

- A yacht (/jɒt/) is a sailing or power vessel used for pleasure, cruising, or racing. There is no standard definition, though the term generally applies...
- upon definitions for such yachts, but these terms are regularly used to describe professionally crewed motor or sailing yachts, ranging from 40 metres (130 ft)...
- Yacht rock (originally known as the West Coast sound or adult-oriented rock) is a broad music style and aesthetic commonly ****ociated with soft rock,...
- M/Y A+, previously named Topaz, is a luxury motor yacht constructed by Lürssen in Bremen, Germany. Topaz was launched in May 2012. Topaz was partially...
- Sailing Yacht A is a sailing yacht launched in 2015. The vessel is a sail-****isted motor yacht designed by Philippe Starck (exteriors and interiors) and...
- sailing yacht 127 meters (417 ft) long and reported to have cost $500 million or more. When commissioned, the yacht was the second-largest sailing yacht in...
- This list of motor yachts by length, is a table of the world's longest active superyachts, with an overall length of at least 75 metres (246 ft) and up...
- Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia is the former royal yacht of the British monarchy. She was in their service from 1954 until 1997. She was the 83rd such...
- Yacht chartering is the practice of renting, or chartering, a sailboat or motor yacht and travelling to various coastal or island destinations, for business...
- A yacht ensign is a flag allowed by some nations to be hoisted as the national ensign (instead of the civil ensign) by yachts. As with any other civil...