Definition of pushpit in English:

pushpit

noun

  • A raised safety rail in the stern of a yacht.

    • ‘Mariabronn was made for some reason without a pushpit and this leads to a serious lack of places to mount safety gear.’
    • ‘I have fitted a plastimo 'universal' cradle to the pushpit of my 34, which holds an 8 man raft.’

Origin

1960s: humorous formation, suggested by pulpit.

Pronunciation

pushpit