Synonyms for Barge:
n.Bowser, canal boat, cockleshell, bulk carrier, carrier, pleasure barge, coracle, freight barge. fly, dart, be quick on your feet, surge, race, outpace, charge, hasten, gallop, speed. •artifact (noun)
lighter, flatboat, hoy.
push forward, thrust ahead, lighter, flatboat, hoy.
lifeboat, freighter, scull, kayak, sailboat, ocean liner, gunboat, liner, motorboat, galley, boat, houseboat, ferry, catamaran, battleship, steamboat, bark, ship, cabin cruiser, dugout, yacht, cargo boat, watercraft, dinghy, hulk, raft, rowboat, trawler, destroyer, icebreaker, sampan, hydrofoil, pontoon, frigate, vessel, schooner, tanker, Bateau, speedboat, longboat, gondola, scow, merchantman, canoe, fishing boat, paddle boat, dory, skiff, cruiser, submarine, cutter, tugboat, aircraft carrier.
•large work boat (noun)
scow, raft, dory, lighter, canal boat, flatboat.
jeep, truck, train, bus, tractor, landau, buggy, cart, jalopy, automobile, motorcycle, cab, armored car, coupe, van, boxcar, sled, conveyance, motorcar, limousine, car, taxi, stagecoach, wagon, sedan, convertible, taxicab, brougham, station wagon, bicycle, ambulance, fire engine, hearse, auto, coach, vehicle, roadster, sledge.
thrust ahead, push forward.
coracle, Bowser, bulk carrier, canal boat. cockleshell.
Usage examples for barge
At twilight, however, he felt the motion, and knew that he was sailing away from Cliffmore, the empty barge to return with another load of coal, but he, Max Deland, to keep straight on in search of a land where a fellow didn't have to mind his mother, but could seek and easily find a fortune, and then return sufficiently independent to have his own way. – Princess Polly At Play by Amy Brooks