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tag boat

noun
1.
a small rowboat usually towed astern of a larger vessel.
Origin of tag boat
1890-1895
1890-95, Americanism
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  • Trouble is I ought to have brought a tag-boat; but they clutch on to the water so, an' I do love to sail free.

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