the action, sport, or recreation of sailing in a yacht
- Present participle of yacht.
- Also used attributively as an adjective in phrases such as "yachting circles", or "a good yachting area", and so on.
- There is excellent yachting in the bay, which contains many beautiful islands, such as Peaks and Cushing's islands.
- Buzzard's Bay is also a popular yachting ground, and all about its shores are towns of summer residence..
- Bowness lies at the head of a small bay, is served by the lake-steamers of the Furness Railway Company, and is a favourite yachting, boating, fishing and tourist centre.
- Hunter's Quay is the yachting headquarters, the Royal Clyde Yacht Club's house adjoining the pier.
- Among the prominent buildings of the city are a public library, the high school, a theatre (owned by the Knights of Columbus), a Masonic Temple, the City Bank and several churches, of which the most notable, perhaps, are the Baptist, Methodist, and St Gabriel's (Roman Catholic), which is the gift of members of the Iselin family, to whose interest in yachting is due in part the prominence of the New Rochelle and Larchmont Yacht Clubs.