(noun, verb)


1. a flat float (usually made of logs or planks) that can be used for transport or as a platform for swimmers

Definition categories: man–made, float

2. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent

Similar word(s): batch, deal, flock, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, mountain, muckle, passel, peck, pile, plenty, pot, sight, slew, spate, stack, wad

Definition categories: quantity

3. a foundation (usually on soft ground) consisting of an extended layer of reinforced concrete

Similar word(s): mat

Definition categories: man–made, base, foot, foundation, fundament, groundwork, substructure, understructure


1. transport on a raft

- raft wood down a river

Definition categories: motion, transport

2. travel by raft in water

- Raft the Colorado River

Definition categories: motion, go, locomote, move, travel

3. make into a raft

- raft these logs

Definition categories: creation, construct, fabricate, manufacture