Usage examples for sailboats

  1. The beautiful colors of the sailboats in the harbor of Yokohama is one of the first flashing touches of the Orient that a traveler gets. – Flash-lights from the Seven Seas by William L. Stidger Commentator: Bishop Francis J. McConnell
  2. Even on the huge, palatial steamships of to- day the details of the common seaman's life are harsh and rough; and we may be sure that on the tiny, rudely furnished, poorly equipped sailboats of the fifteenth century it was a thousand times harsher and rougher. – Christopher Columbus by Mildred Stapley
  3. Then he glanced at the harbor and at the two sailboats bobbing and pulling their ropes. – Uncle William The Man Who Was Shif'less by Jennette Lee