[ waw-ter-kraft, -krahft, wot-er- ]
/ ˈwɔ tərˌkræft, -ˌkrɑft, ˈwɒt ər- /

noun, plural wa·ter·crafts or for 2, wa·ter·craft

skill in boating and water sports.
any boat or ship.
boats and ships collectively.

Origin of watercraft

First recorded in 1560–70; water + craft

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British Dictionary definitions for watercraft

/ (ˈwɔːtəˌkrɑːft) /


a boat or ship or such vessels collectively
skill in handling boats or in water sports