Definition of boatbuilder in English:

boatbuilder

noun

  • See boatbuilding

    • ‘The 32-year-old surfer, a teacher and boatbuilder in Cornwall, was given the equivalent of 200 stitches to a jagged wound to his right calf and foot.’
    • ‘Having been apprenticed to a boatbuilder at 16, Brian became the head of the family.’
    • ‘Our local boatbuilders employ 130 people and we have orders in front of us for the next two years.’
    • ‘An old canoe was restored by boatbuilders specially for the project.’
    • ‘Eric had eventually made the boulder out of fibre glass - at no charge - after inspiration led him to a boatbuilder named Mic Sajway.’

Pronunciation

boatbuilder

/ˈbəʊtˌbɪldə/