Definition of boat launch in English:

boat launch


  • A place for launching a boat; a slip.

    ‘there is a concrete boat launch near the southern end of the lake’
    • ‘The next regrouping was on a sheltered boat launch.’
    • ‘It's the only public (free) boat launch left in the city.’
    • ‘Pike protection laws are almost universally ignored despite signs at every boat launch.’
    • ‘State wildlife and fisheries departments also distribute litter bags to boat owners at boat launches.’
    • ‘They paddled about 4 miles to the South Windsor town boat launch for a rest stop.’
    • ‘The lighthouse is located in a Michigan State Park and the site includes a public boat launch.’
    • ‘The first section of the leg was a gravel road about 8 K to the boat launch along the Smoky River.’
    • ‘The community rallied around to help, and scouted further up the island to the boat launch, where we could smell fuel from the wreckage.’
    • ‘Using Fred's book as a starting point, likely looking areas were noted as well as access points and boat launches.’