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synonyms for seamanship

  • boating
  • exploration
  • shipping
  • aeronautics
  • captaincy
  • captainship
  • flying
  • pilotage
  • piloting
  • sailing
  • seafaring
  • steerage
  • steering
  • voyage
  • yachting
  • cruising
  • helmsmanship
  • nautics
  • navigating
  • ocean travel
  • plotting a course
  • voyaging
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How to use seamanship in a sentence

The instruction ranges from history and geography to practical seamanship, with all the intermediate scientific subjects.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
As it was, the "Agamemnon" was hard pressed, but escaped, chiefly through the enemy's lack of seamanship.
THE LIFE OF NELSON, VOL. I (OF 2)A. T. (ALFRED THAYER) MAHAN
In spite of his seamanship, the caravel was wrecked on the island of Cuba.
SOUTH AMERICAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERSCYRUS TOWNSEND BRADY
Were we half as good as he is, in other matters, we might be better than we are in seamanship.
THE TWO ADMIRALSJ. FENIMORE COOPER
Each time chance or poor aim or sharp seamanship or a combination of all three saved us.
THE GLORY OF THE COMINGIRVIN S. COBB
“Come hither, Olaf; and learn a little seamanship,” said Karlsefin, with a good-humoured smile.
THE NORSEMEN IN THE WESTR.M. BALLANTYNE
Too many subjects, perhaps; but certainly not seamanship to the exclusion of all else, as is clearly implied by “Veritas.”
THE STORY OF THE "BRITANNIA"E. P. STATHAM
The organization was into ten guns' crews, for instruction in seamanship and gunnery, and for discipline.
THE HERO OF MANILAROSSITER JOHNSON
Both among the officers of the blockading-fleets, and the commanders of the runners, were found great courage and fine seamanship.
THE NAVAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATESWILLIS J. ABBOT.
Most of the crew was made up of men from the army, who knew nothing of seamanship, but who could at any rate fire a gun.
THE NAVAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATESWILLIS J. ABBOT.
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WORDS RELATED TO SEAMANSHIP

  • aeronautics
  • boating
  • captaincy
  • captainship
  • cruising
  • exploration
  • flying
  • helmsmanship
  • nautics
  • navigating
  • ocean travel
  • pilotage
  • piloting
  • plotting a course
  • sailing
  • seafaring
  • seamanship
  • shipping
  • steerage
  • steering
  • voyage
  • voyaging
  • yachting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.