cruise liner

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n cruise liner a passenger ship used commercially for pleasure cruises
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Usage

In literature:

They're just beyond your skyline, howe'er so far you cruise In a ram-you-damn-you liner with a brace of bucking screws.
"Verses 1889-1896" by Rudyard Kipling
They're just beyond the skyline, howe'er so far you cruise In a ram-you-damn-you liner with a brace of bucking screws.
"The Seven Seas" by Rudyard Kipling
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In news:

3 dead, 40 missing as cruise liner runs aground .
Mayor Bloomberg is opposed to our cruise liner plan.
Disney Cruise LineĀ® is seeking talented and versatile musical theatre vocalists for entertainment productions on our luxury cruise liners, the Disney MagicĀ® and the Disney Wonder.
Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) orders new cruise liner from Germany's Meyer Werft with option for a second.
The captain of the shipwrecked Costa Concordia says he was distracted by a phone conversation just before the cruise liner crashed into a reef off an Italian island.
The Disney Fantasy cruise liner sails past the Manhattan skyline en route to its new home port at Port Canaveral in Florida.
The captain of the Costa Concordia cruise liner Francesco Schettino is escorted by an Italian policeman in Grosseto on January 14, 2012.
North valley newlyweds , Stacey and Joe Noriega -- were on board the cruise liner that was supposed to take them on a seven day trip to Mexico.
South African businessman Sarel Gous is expected to visit Belfast next week to discuss plans to build a replica of the Titanic and launch it as a commercial cruise liner.
Navy and fire department divers have for weeks been scouring the submerged half of the cruise liner but seven bodies, believed to be in inaccessible areas, have yet to be found.
The salvage process to retrieve the wrecked cruise liner Costa Concordia is expected to take at least a year, according to the ship's owner.
The former captain of the shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner came to an Italian court on Monday to hear the evidence against him, while passengers who survived the Jan 13 collision in which 32 died showed up to look him in the eye.
Since the luxury cruise liner hit a reef off the island of Giglio, Italy on Jan 13 and went aground, 17 people have been confirmed dead and another 16 are still missing.
Described by one lawyer Monday as looking "like he walked straight out of a GQ magazine," the ex-captain of a shipwrecked cruise liner faced about a dozen of the survivors he's accused of abandoning.
The German shipyard Lloyd Werft said today that it had won a $7.5 million order from Klosters Cruisers S.A. To refit the 70,000-metric-ton cruise liner Norway.
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