Noun(1) a boat for communication between ship and shore
(1) On June 9, 1873, Wyville Thomson and a party of the Scientifics and officers left the ship early in the morning aboard the steam pinnace .(2) In the middle the open water of the fairway is crowded with pinnaces , jolly-boats, cutters, and pleasure steamers.(3) The cruisers and two pinnaces remained behind while Hillary's pinnace fled with another.(4) Jump point transits were rough on the crews of small ships like frigates, corvettes, and pinnaces .(5) ‘The frigate and the pinnaces might be able to outmaneuver us,’ Brenner said, ‘but not the galleon.’
1. tender ::
2. cutter ::
3. ship's boat ::
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