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synonyms for mariners

  • bluejacket
  • captain
  • crew
  • mate
  • navigator
  • sailor
  • salt
  • seafarer
  • shipmate
  • swab
  • sea dog
  • yachtie
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In his opinion, "only that (p. 099) which is fostered in the Indies, and brought home by Mariners and Traffiquers, is to be used."
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
At last, on the 3rd of February, we were fortunate enough to reach the southernmost point of America, so dreaded by all mariners.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
It was against the law, but the bold mariners cared little for laws made in England.
STORIES OF OUR NAVAL HEROESVARIOUS
The city is not large, but beautifully built, and a most pleasing sight to mariners who are sailing by the coast.
THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
The old mariners were not without warranty when they advised "him who doubled Cape Malea to forget his home."
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
The mariners being long kept against their wills, began to shrink away.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
There were clamours, strange trepidations, and then that majestic roar which the mariners call the "Ocean cry."
TOILERS OF THE SEAVICTOR HUGO
In the place of the mariners' compass let us read the "Bible," and, instead of the pole star, let us substitute "science."
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
To make our meaning still more clear, let us imagine ourselves a nation of mariners, and of ocean-travellers.
ANCIENT FAITHS AND MODERNTHOMAS INMAN
Our mariners are sea-dogs, and the modern bards vouch us to be in general boys of the bull-dog breed.
ARCHAIC ENGLANDHAROLD BAYLEY
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