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Dinghy vs Gig - What's the difference?

dinghy | gig |


As nouns the difference between dinghy and gig

is that dinghy is (nautical) a small open boat, propelled by oars or paddles, carried as a tender, lifeboat, or pleasure craft on a ship while gig is (informal|music) a performing engagement by a musical group; or, generally, any job or role for a musician or performer or gig can be (colloquial|computing) a gigabyte.

As a verb gig is

to fish or catch with a gig, or fish spear.

Dinghy vs Tender - What's the difference?

dinghy | tender |

Dinghy is a synonym of tender.


In context|nautical|lang=en terms the difference between dinghy and tender

is that dinghy is (nautical) an inflatable rubber life raft while tender is (nautical) a smaller boat used for transportation between a large ship and the shore.

As nouns the difference between dinghy and tender

is that dinghy is (nautical) a small open boat, propelled by oars or paddles, carried as a tender, lifeboat, or pleasure craft on a ship while tender is (obsolete) regard; care; kind concern or tender can be (obsolete) someone who tends or waits on someone or tender can be a means of payment such as a check or cheque, cash or credit card.

As a adjective tender is

sensitive or painful to be touched.

As a verb tender is

to make tender or delicate; to weaken or tender can be (formal) to offer, to give.

What is the difference between dinghy and fireball?

dinghy | fireball |


As nouns the difference between dinghy and fireball

is that dinghy is (nautical) a small open boat, propelled by oars or paddles, carried as a tender, lifeboat, or pleasure craft on a ship while fireball is a ball of fire.

What is the difference between dinghy and boat?

dinghy | boat |

Dinghy is a hyponym of boat.


As nouns the difference between dinghy and boat

is that dinghy is (nautical) a small open boat, propelled by oars or paddles, carried as a tender, lifeboat, or pleasure craft on a ship while boat is a craft used for transportation of goods, fishing, racing, recreational cruising, or military use on or in the water, propelled by oars or outboard motor or inboard motor or by wind.

As a verb boat is

to travel by boat.

What is the difference between bow and dinghy?

bow | dinghy |


In context|nautical|lang=en terms the difference between bow and dinghy

is that bow is (nautical) the front of a boat or ship while dinghy is (nautical) an inflatable rubber life raft.

As nouns the difference between bow and dinghy

is that bow is a weapon made of a curved piece of wood or other flexible material whose ends are connected by a string, used for shooting arrows or bow can be a gesture, usually showing respect, made by inclining the head or bending forward at the waist or bow can be (nautical) the front of a boat or ship while dinghy is (nautical) a small open boat, propelled by oars or paddles, carried as a tender, lifeboat, or pleasure craft on a ship.

As a verb bow

is to play music on (a stringed instrument) using a bow or bow can be to bend oneself as a gesture of respect or deference.

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