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ferryman

[ fer-ee-muh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF ferryman

Synonyms for ferryman

  • boatman
  • gondolier
  • oar
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FERRYMAN

The ferryman emerged from the willows and stepped into his boat.

"Just time to do it by the skin of your teeth, Capt'n," shouted the ferryman.

"And well you may be with the gallows waiting for you at Rennes," growled the ferryman.

The ferryman could only talk Dutch, and so Mr. George could not ask him what was to pay.

Pence Oiler, the ferryman, sat in the corner puffing at a cob pipe.

The ferryman took his pipe from his mouth 86 and regarded the party quizzically.

The ferryman placed his pipe on the ground with the greatest composure.

I hoped I had made it clear that after this week you cease to be ferryman.

But it was not to retire for the night that the ferryman entered his dormitory.

A gruff Hollander by the name of Peter Houter was the ferryman.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FERRYMAN

oarsman

nounrower
  • boatman
  • ferryman
  • gondolier
  • oar
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