Definitions of knockabout
n. - A small yacht, generally from fifteen to twenty-five feet in length, having a mainsail and a jib. All knockabouts have ballast and either a keel or centerboard. The original type was twenty-one feet in length. The next larger type is called a raceabout. 2
n. - A knockabout performer or performance. 2
n. - A man hired on a sheep station to do odd jobs. 2
a. - Marked by knocking about or roughness. 2
a. - Of noisy and violent character. 2
a. - Characterized by, or suitable for, knocking about, or traveling or wandering hither and thither. 2
a. - That does odd jobs; -- said of a class of hands or laborers on a sheep station. 2
The word "knockabout" uses 10 letters: A B C K K N O O T U.
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