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Dictionary entry overview: What does skiff mean?
• SKIFF (noun)
The noun SKIFF has 1 sense:
1. any of various small boats propelled by oars or by sails or by a motor
Familiarity information: SKIFF used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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Any of various small boats propelled by oars or by sails or by a motor
Nouns denoting man-made objects
Hypernyms ("skiff" is a kind of...):
small boat (a boat that is small)
Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "skiff"):
sampan (an Asian skiff usually propelled by two oars)
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