yachtboard

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

yacht +‎ board

Adjective[edit]

yachtboard (not comparable)

  1. (rare) On board a yacht.
    • 1988, Janette Turner Hospital, Charades (page 274)
      According to one version, he'd been so drunk at a yachtboard party one night that he'd fallen overboard and drowned in Sydney Harbour within sight of the Cremorne ferry dock.
    • 2009 April 5, Liesl Schillinger, “Monkey See? Monkey, Do Tell”, New York Times:
      Cheeta swings from vine to vine through le tout Hollywood, from saucy poolside romps with Marlene Dietrich, Mercedes de Acosta, Clark Gable and Clara Bow, to suave yachtboard revels — “a couple of cocktails, some caviar and a good cigar” — with Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart , and Errol Flynn.