HyperDic: steamship

English > 1 sense of the word steamship:
NOUNartifactsteamship, steamera ship powered by one or more steam engines
steamship > pronunciation
Soundsstiy'mshih.p
Rhymesacquaintanceship ... zip / ZIP: 103 rhymes with ihp...
English > steamship: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA ship powered by one or more steam engines.
Synonymsteamer
Partssteam engineexternal-combustion engine in which heat / heat is used to raise steam which either turns a turbine or forces a piston to move up and down in a cylinder
Narrowerpaddle steamer, paddle-wheelerA steam vessel propelled by paddle wheels
tramp steamer, trampA commercial steamer for hire
BroadershipA vessel that carries passengers or freight
Spanishbarco de vapor, vapor
Catalanvaixell de vapor, vapor

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