Definition of boatmanship in English:

boatmanship

noun

  • The art of piloting or operating a boat; a person's skill in this art.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Joseph Henry (1758–1811). From boatman + -ship; compare -manship.

Pronunciation

boatmanship

/ˈbəʊtmənʃɪp/