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raft1

raft1

 
pronunciation:
raeft
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a flat platform made of buoyant materials such as wood or air-filled barrels, designed to float and often to support or carry people or goods.
definition 2: a wide flat-bottomed boat of rubber or synthetic material, with air-filled tubes serving as front, back, and sides.
definition 3: a group of logs, barrels, or the like tied together for transport of the whole by water.
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: rafted, rafting, rafts
definition 1: to carry on or in a raft; transport by raft.
definition 2: to construct a raft from; use as a raft.
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to float or travel on a raft.
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  boat, river, water