Noun(1) a strong sea boat designed to rescue people from a sinking ship
(1) Once secure, the lifeboat slowly towed the vessel away from shore and out of danger.(2) Luckily, Kurt lowered the lifeboat and escaped the sinking vessel.(3) The coast guard was alerted and the inshore lifeboat was sent out from Skegness.(4) Well, when everyone said they were sorry, we searched the ship for a lifeboat … we found one!(5) lifeboat station(6) A new all-weather lifeboat launching berth has been officially opened.(7) His rescue mission was also said to be the inspiration for setting up the first local lifeboat in the area.(8) On Sunday the lifeboat rescued a yacht which had run aground off Heir Island.(9) Humber Coastguard scrambled a rescue helicopter to the scene and requested the launch of the Humber lifeboat .(10) An inshore lifeboat capsized during a rescue attempt and three crew members later required hospital treatment.(11) She survived by hanging onto a rope on a capsized lifeboat for 19 hours.(12) We found a lifeboat suspended 10 feet above the deck and bedded down under a tarpaulin.(13) The lifeboat towed the stricken vessel into Stromness, arriving just before midnight.(14) The lifeboat was launched after Fife coastguards received a distress call from the grounded vessel.(15) Nelson liked to salvage a few lifeboats from defeated French ships for this very purpose.(16) A dog who plunged 40 feet down a cliff on to a beach between Tenby and Saundersfoot is making a good recovery after a rescue mission involving coastguards, lifeboatmen and a vet.
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