fishing boat

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Synonyms for fishing boat

a vessel for fishing

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One or two fishing boats have been lost on them, trying to make the village.
Rice and a little fish he buys for a few cents from the fishing boats outside is what he lives on.
The general opinion of the rest of the world was that the whole affair was a blind panic of the feverish Latins, precipitated, it was true, by the bursting of two terrorist bombs; and in this connection was recalled the laughable encounter of long years before between the Russian fleet and the English fishing boats.
The Tenby RNLI lifeboat was called to assist the crew of the 30ft fast fishing boat which was six miles south of Penmaen Sands, Oxwich Bay, Swansea.
The fishing boat had met with difficulty when its engine overheated after the cooling water pump failed.
The letter did not specify the fate of the Iranians on the fishing boat.
They sent out a mayday signal to alert the Coastguard and the fishing boat Aquarius, owned by Mr Gair's brother Alan, came alongside and took off their fishing gear while the Tynemouth lifeboat went to the scene.
But coast guard vessels from the two sides remained in a standoff in rough seas Thursday with the fishing boat sandwiched between them.
Four were hurt when an aluminum fishing boat collided with a ski boat, officials said.
9-ton fishing boat, said the sailor was drunk when they found him.
He sailed out into the Firth of Clyde in the fishing boat Seren-y-don, not realising that his skipper was still on the pier, shouting frantically.
According to Jones, a key step toward reaching the company's goal is to realign its fishing boat manufacturing operations, which will begin on January 1.
Danny Boy O'Driscoll, from Castletownbere, died after his fishing boat The Exodus was struck by the Spanish trawler.
5m fishing boat that had suffered mechanical failure.
Chief Superintendent Niel Vargas of the Philippine National Police Maritime Group earlier said a maritime police patrol apprehended a Chinese fishing boat around 7 am on Tuesday off Half Moon Shoal.