raft
noun.
a flat float (usually made of logs or planks) that can be used for transport or as a platform for swimmers
noun.
(often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
a batch of letters|a deal of trouble|a lot of money|he made a mint on the stock market|see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos|it must have cost plenty|a slew of journalists|a wad of money
noun.
a foundation (usually on soft ground) consisting of an extended layer of reinforced concrete
verb.
transport on a raft
raft wood down a river
verb.
travel by raft in water
Raft the Colorado River
verb.
make into a raft
raft these logs