Definition: Front or forward portion of a boat.

Pronunciation: 'bau • (noun)


The boat's engine was having trouble allowing John to do a deepwater wakeboard start so everyone was asked to move to the bow of the boat to lessen the weight at the rear of the boat.

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Bostian, Julie. "Bow." ThoughtCo, Apr. 9, 2007, Bostian, Julie. (2007, April 9). Bow. Retrieved from Bostian, Julie. "Bow." ThoughtCo. (accessed November 23, 2017).