What is In the same boat?
In the same boat definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a vessel for transport by water, constructed to provide buoyancy by excluding water and shaped to give stability and permit propulsion.
a small ship, generally for specialized use: a fishing boat.
a small vessel carried for use by a large one, as a lifeboat: They lowered the boats for evacuation.
a vessel of any size built for navigation on a river or other inland body of water.
a serving dish resembling a boat: a gravy boat; a celery boat.
Ecclesiastical. a container for holding incense before it is placed in the censer.
verb (used without object)
to go in a boat: We boated down the Thames.
verb (used with object)
to transport in a boat: They boated us across the bay.
to remove (an oar) from the water and place athwartships.Compare ship1(def 10).