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noun as in mariner


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And Tom Hanks is stunning as the titular seaman in Captain Phillips.

Seaman's mind-boggling dereliction of responsibility harms the state whose interests he was, and is, tasked with protecting.

Seaman's promotion to the Prime Minister's office, however, seems likely to go through.

When after innumerable complaints a tender for the job was finally issued, Seaman failed to qualify.

For a decade, Seaman was the face Israel presented to the foreign press corps.

Brief as was this interchange of politenesses, it sufficed to knit together the souls of the seaman and the small boy.

In the following December he returned to Manila disguised as a seaman, and stole ashore in the crowd of stevedore labourers.

He was a former British seaman, and he offered his services to the colonies at this time in an attempt to raise a naval force.

Once executed, the articles cannot be varied by a verbal agreement between master and seaman.

So the days flew by, and the time came when sugar—the seaman's luxury in winter—began to run short.

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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to seaman, such as: mariner, beachcomber, gob, mate, merman, and middy.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.