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General Crossword Questions for “yacht”

  • Sailing boat
  • "Cathy Wild" is a sailing boat
  • Sailing vessel
  • Your old backer keeps tab for main racer
  • Cathy rocks the boat
  • End of 20 8 in German craft
  • Wrecked Chay Blyth's penultimate boat
  • Say why German figure gets boat
  • Pleasure cruiser
  • Sailing or motor vessel for cruising or racing

Encyclopedia

  • A yacht is a recreational boat. The term originated from the Dutch Jacht meaning "hunt" Yacht lengths generally range from 20 feet (6.1 m) up to hundreds of feet. — “Yacht - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Yacht Rock was an online video series following the fictionalized lives and careers of American soft rock stars of the late 1970s and early 1980s. It should be noted that the term "Yacht Rock" is never used throughout the series by any characters except for by Huey during his introductions;. — “Yacht Rock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Three luxury yachts - Lady Anne, Lady Moura and Pelorus within the port of Porto Cervo. Early luxury sailing yachts include Americas Cup classic J class racers like S/Y (sailing yacht) Endeavour and Sir Thomas Lipton's S/Y Shamrock. — “Luxury yacht - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • I think I shall send a wire to Harvey to have the yacht got ready. — “The Picture of Dorian Gray” by Oscar Wilde
  • The conversation began about the row Tushkevitch and Veslovsky had taken alone together in the boat, and Tushkevitch began describing the last boat races in Petersburg at the Yacht Club. — “Anna Karenina” by Leo Tolstoy
  • At the moment of his arrival a small yacht was under trial in the bay; this yacht had been built by order of an Englishman, who, having heard that the Genoese excelled all other builders along the shores of the Mediterranean in the construction of fast-sailing vessels, was desirous of possessing a specimen of their skill; the price agreed upon between the Englishman and the Genoese builder was forty thousand francs. — “The Count of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas
  • There was left a fashionable and dishevelled young man sitting in the dew and in the dark on a ridiculous portmanteau which dwarfed the yacht that was to carry it; a youth acutely sensible of ignorance in a strange and strenuous atmosphere; still feeling sore and victimized; but withal sanely ashamed and sanely resolved to enjoy himself. — “The Riddle of the Sands” by Erskine Childers
  • I bethink me that it is possible to land from a yacht, or to be taken on to a yacht from the land. — “Daniel Deronda” by George Eliot
  • A yacht came up from the south and dropped anchor pretty well opposite the Ruff. — “The Thirty-Nine Steps” by John Buchan

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