A mechanic, a tradesman, or a boatman makes the most solemn promise of service at a certain time.
He paid his boatman, when the yacht had been hailed, and in due time was transferred to her.
The boatman obeys; first pulling the back stroke, then staying his craft against the current.
But the boatman sleeps down at the village; and who else should come here at this hour?
Wilt thou that he transport thee, / give all the boatman's due.
Creeping nearer, the Bradys now caught a good view of the boatman.
My boatman put on speed, and, as my boat is fast, it did not take us long to get somewhere near where this big fish broke.
They landed on the Gravesend shore, and here the boatman lost sight of them.
Ben was there, and Richard began to question him, for Mr. Presby had intimated that the boatman was with him the night before.
It was after this that we had providentially met the boatman, and had been safely led on board.