Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / seamen
FEEDBACK
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essary, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essary, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

USE seamen IN A SENTENCE

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

QUIZZES

Seize The Sumpsimus: Match These Terms With The Correct Definitions!

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The number of seamen was fixed at ten thousand, a great force, according to the notions of that age, for a time of peace.
Few people know that large numbers of the splendid seamen who man our North Sea fishing fleets are arrant Cockneys.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
Now, it will be noticed that foreign seamen in general are dreadfully afraid of taking to the boat.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
The two seamen made a good meal of some cold fish and bread and the bottle of wine, most of which latter going down Dan's throat.
The number of seamen and colonists who embarked at Leith was twelve hundred.
Up and down the yard all the morning and seeing the seamen exercise, which they do already very handsomely.
Beriberi, a disease observed especially among seamen, appears at times in our coast towns.
This victory made him the greatest sailor in the whole American war, and the most famous of all American seamen.
She is really a model ship, charming officers and charming seamen.
The majority of members of the Squadron own, and chiefly (p. 20) use, large yachts, but not a few of them are practical seamen.

WORD OF THE DAY

machinateverb (used with or without object) | [mak-uh-neyt ]SEE DEFINITION