Synonyms for Yacht:

n.

ketch, brig, barque, junk, coaster. boat (noun)
liner, gunboat, cruiser, vessel, houseboat, sampan, steamboat, ship, bark, galley, cargo boat, gondola, ferry, watercraft, canoe, icebreaker, scow, barge, aircraft carrier, skiff, dinghy, boat, lifeboat, fishing boat, Bateau, merchantman, battleship, tanker, trawler, kayak, cutter, sailboat, speedboat, dory, rowboat, catamaran, tugboat, dugout, raft, motorboat, frigate, longboat, pontoon, submarine, scull, hulk, ocean liner, schooner, hydrofoil, destroyer, cabin cruiser, paddle boat, freighter.
pleasure boat (noun)
ketch, class boat, cruiser, sea-going taxi, cabin cruiser, sailboat, single-sticker, racing boat, auxiliary racer, sloop.
yacht (noun)
racing yacht.

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Other relevant words:
junk, racing yacht, coaster, sloop, ketch, brig.

Usage examples for yacht

  1. Peter Pett had already built a yacht for the king at Deptford. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. He didn't like this man, hadn't liked him from the moment he had approached Cliff to sell him the yacht – Isle of the Undead by Lloyd Arthur Eshbach
  3. Where did the yacht go down? – The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance by Marie Corelli