Thesaurus / buccaneer
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Dangerous situation of the brig among the islands of Buccaneer's Archipelago.
Off the Buccaneer's Archipelago the tides are strong and rise to the height of thirty-six feet.
They proceeded on their voyage, having obtained the services of an old buccaneer who knew the coast of Central America well.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
The curtain was snatched aside, and the buccaneer took a dozen strides into the place and stopped, looking round.
COMMODORE JUNKGEORGE MANVILLE FENN
This woman, descended from Morgan the buccaneer, has more than once turned the scales of an Irish election.
THE COLLEGE, THE MARKET, AND THE COURTCAROLINE H. DALL
The Corsair Dragutte, a buccaneer of romantic days, came along and plundered these Ligurian towns as often as he felt like it.
ITALIAN HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARFRANCIS MILTOUN
The swarthy bee is a buccaneer, A burly velveted rover, Who loves the booming wind in his ear As he sails the seas of clover.
SONGS FROM VAGABONDIABLISS CARMAN AND RICHARD HOVEY
Panama was founded in 1673 after the destruction by Morgan, the buccaneer, of an elder city established in 1519.
THE PANAMA CANALFREDERIC JENNINGS HASKIN
I demanded then of the buccaneer how he dared assert that dogs who would devour a man were well trained.
A ROMANCE OF THE WEST INDIESEUGNE SUE
A spell seems to be laid on him, and, unable to resist it, the buccaneer mounts the animal.
MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF OUR OWN LAND, COMPLETECHARLES M. SKINNER
WORDS RELATED TO BUCCANEER
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