Definition of bareboating in US English:

bareboating

noun

  • See bareboat

    • ‘The large continuous barrier reef creates miles of protected cruising grounds, which makes sailing a breeze and bareboating a reality.’
    • ‘Thousands of people discover the freedom and joys of bareboating in the Whitsundays every year and are instantly converted from landlubbers to ardent sailors.’
    • ‘But the big charter firms are based on Raiatea - so if you're bareboating, Tahiti itself will probably not even be in your cruising itinerary.’
    • ‘There is nothing more enjoyable and exhilarating than bareboating on a charter yacht.’
    • ‘‘Even though we're bareboating, we hire a mate to do the cooking,’ he reports.’