Scow meaning

skou
A large flatbottom boat with square ends, used chiefly for transporting freight.
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A large, flat-bottomed boat with square ends, used for carrying coal, sand, etc. and often towed by a tug.
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A large flat-bottomed boat, having broad, square ends.
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To transport in a scow.
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Origin of scow

  • Dutch schouw from Middle Dutch scouwe

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Dutch schouw

    From Wiktionary