cruise ship

cruise ship
noun
a passenger ship used commercially for pleasure cruises
Syn: ↑cruise liner
Hypernyms: ↑liner, ↑ocean liner

* * *

a passenger ship built or used for pleasure cruises, usually taking passengers on an extended cruise with occasional calls in various places of interest.
[1715-25]

* * *

cruise ship UK US noun [countable] [singular cruise ship plural cruise ships]
a large comfortable ship used for cruises
Thesaurus: types of boat or shiphyponym

* * *

noun, pl ⋯ ships [count]
: a large ship that takes many people on a cruise at one time : a large ship that stops at different ports and carries passengers who are traveling for pleasure — called also cruise liner

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Нужна курсовая?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • cruise ship — cruise ships N COUNT A cruise ship is a large ship which takes people from place to place on a cruise holiday, and on which entertainment, food, and drink are provided. He got a job as a singer on a cruise ship …   English dictionary

  • cruise ship — n a large ship with restaurants, bars etc that people have holidays on …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cruise ship — cruise ,ship noun count a large comfortable ship used for CRUISES …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cruise ship — n. a ship used to carry groups of tourists from port to port on a designated route and usually equipped to entertain them lavishly along the way …   English World dictionary

  • Cruise ship — MS Majesty of the Seas, completed in 1992 A cruise ship or cruise liner is a passenger ship used for pleasure voyages, where the voyage itself and the ship s amenities are part of the experience, as well as the different destinations along the… …   Wikipedia

  • cruise ship — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms cruise ship : singular cruise ship plural cruise ships a large comfortable ship used for cruises …   English dictionary

  • cruise ship — noun Cruise ship is used before these nouns: ↑terminal …   Collocations dictionary

  • Cruise ship pollution — Cruise ships generate sewage, greywater, hazardous wastes, oily bilge water, ballast water, solid waste, and air pollutants. If released without proper treatment, these wastes can put pathogens, nutrients, and toxic substances into the… …   Wikipedia

  • Cruise Ship Tycoon — Developer(s) Cat Daddy Games Publisher(s) Activision Value Platform(s) PC …   Wikipedia

  • Cruise ship pollution in the United States — The cruise ship industry is a significant and growing contributor to the United States economy, providing more than $32 billion in benefits annually and generating more than 330,000 U.S. jobs, but also making the environmental impacts of its… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”