Definition of hulk:
whale, frame, gamine, brood, stanchion, reign, clump, support, loom, hull, giant, tower, heavyweight, colossus, joist, brute, rule, chunk, rafter, he-man, hover, giant star, framework, titan, derelict, dominate, lug, mannikin, wreck, clodhopper, manikin, remains, bulk large, klutz, monster, Neanderthal, prevail, lump, gantry, hunk, foundation, bulk, palooka, buttress, meatball, oaf, lubber, clod, predominate, skeleton, meathead, beanpole, ox, scaffold, part, amazon, ruins, gawk, lummox, body, behemoth, goliath, mass, shambles, shell, lout, ability.
boat (part of speech: noun)
- cabin cruiser,
- aircraft carrier,
- fishing boat,
- ocean liner,
- paddle boat,
- cargo boat,
Three weeks later he rescued what remained of the crew of the shattered, bloody hulk of the Baltimore Belle, eight of whose crew, headed by the captain, had been tied hand and foot and heaved overboard.- "Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates", Howard I. Pyle.
But Aratus being arrived at Sicyon, the body of the Achaeans there flocked to him, and, in an assembly there held, he was chosen general with absolute power, and he took about him a guard of his own citizens, it being now three and thirty years since he first took a part in public affairs among the Achaeans, having in that time been the chief man in credit and power of all Greece; but he was now deserted on all hands, helpless and overpowered, drifting about amidst the waves and danger on the shattered hulk of his native city.- "Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans", Clough, Arthur Hugh.
- "The Dare Boys of 1776", Stephen Angus Cox.