What is another word for regatta?

128 synonyms found


[ ɹɪɡˈatə], [ ɹɪɡˈatə], [ ɹ_ɪ_ɡ_ˈa_t_ə]

A regatta is typically an organized boating competition, often involving multiple vessels on a body of water. However, there are several other synonyms for the word "regatta" that can be used to describe similar events. These include "boat race," "sailing contest," "yacht race," "rowing competition," and "boat trial." Each term conveys a specific type of boating event, with different rules and regulations. For example, a sailing contest may focus on a specific type of vessel or require specific equipment, while a boat trial may involve testing new boats for performance and efficiency. Regardless of the specific terminology used, regattas remain a popular and exciting way to showcase skill and teamwork on the water.

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Usage examples for Regatta

At last I thought I heard my name, or at least what they pleased to use as its substitute, mentioned; I strained my ears to listen, and learnt that they were planning to talk over the pretended intention to run for Cowes, and see the regatta.
"The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete"
Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
You know those Portland women-those ladies I spent the day with when you were down there at the regatta-the day I came from Campobello-Mrs. Frobisher and her sister?
"April Hopes"
William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
Next day, Sunday, 7th August, the two great fleets were still lying but a mile and a half apart, calmly gazing at each other, and rising and falling at their anchors as idly as if some vast summer regatta were the only purpose of that great assemblage of shipping.
"History of the United Netherlands, 1586-89, Vol. II. Complete"
John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: February 7, 2009

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