Synonyms for Sailboat:

n.

brig, barque, junk, ketch, coaster. a boat propelled with wind by sailcloth (noun)
catamaran, cutter, vessel, dory, ketch, galley, ship, skiff, yacht, bark, schooner, brig.
artifact (noun)
sailing boat.
boat (noun)
destroyer, dory, rowboat, paddle boat, galley, canoe, fishing boat, schooner, aircraft carrier, cruiser, gunboat, scow, ship, vessel, Bateau, catamaran, cabin cruiser, liner, dinghy, barge, ferry, pontoon, kayak, watercraft, speedboat, tugboat, motorboat, scull, freighter, tanker, battleship, boat, skiff, gondola, longboat, merchantman, hulk, cargo boat, yacht, icebreaker, raft, steamboat, submarine, trawler, bark, houseboat, lifeboat, hydrofoil, ocean liner, cutter, dugout, sampan, frigate.
pleasure boat (noun)
yacht.
sailboat (noun)
sailing boat.

Other synonyms:

barque, ketch. brig. coaster, junk. Other relevant words:
ketch, coaster, junk, sailing boat, brig, barque.

Usage examples for sailboat

  1. " Yes," answered John carelessly, " I've been in a sailboat before to- day." – Frank's Campaign or the Farm and the Camp by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  2. She is going to marry the Judge Hilliard who rescued you and Phil the night that that wretched Mike Muldoon put you out of his sailboat – Madge Morton's Trust by Amy D. V. Chalmers
  3. Jan brought in her dolls, and Ted his sailboat and other toys, and there the two children played for some little time. – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis