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yacht (n.)

1550s, yeaghe "a light, fast-sailing ship," from Norwegian jaght or early Dutch jaght, both from Middle Low German jacht, shortened form of jachtschip "fast pirate ship," literally "ship for chasing," from jacht "chase," from jagen "to chase, hunt," from Old High German jagon, from Proto-Germanic *yago-, from PIE root *yek- (2) "to hunt" (source also of Hittite ekt- "hunting net"). Related: Yachting; yachtsman.

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Definitions of yacht
1
yacht (v.)
travel in a yacht;
2
yacht (n.)
an expensive vessel propelled by sail or power and used for cruising or racing;
Synonyms: racing yacht
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