Meaning of dinghy
Pronunciation: (ding'gē), [key]
— pl. -ghies.
- any small boat designed as a tender or lifeboat, esp. a small ship's boat, rowed, sailed, or driven by a motor.
- a boat used by warships, having four single-banked oars and a spritsail.
- any of various rowing or sailing boats used in sheltered waters along the Indian coasts to transport passengers and freight.
- an inflatable life raft.
- dinghy (Thesaurus)