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See definition of shipmate on Dictionary.com
  • as injack
  • as inmariner
  • as insailor

synonyms for shipmate

  • bluejacket
  • boater
  • cadet
  • diver
  • jack-tar
  • lascar
  • marine
  • mariner
  • mate
  • middy
  • navigator
  • pilot
  • pirate
  • salt
  • seafarer
  • seaman
  • swab
  • tar
  • tarpaulin
  • windjammer
  • able-bodied sailor
  • circumnavigator
  • deck hand
  • hearty
  • midshipman/woman
  • old salt
  • sea dog
  • sea person
  • shellback
  • swabber
  • swabbie
  • water dog
  • yachter
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How to use shipmate in a sentence

The Esperanza was still smothered, and a stab of pity went through Joe's heart as he saw his shipmate wallowing.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
Mrs Plausible will be quite pleased at meeting her old shipmate; she often talks about you.
NEWTON FORSTERCAPTAIN FREDERICK MARRYAT
Then said the Sea-eagle: “Look forth, shipmate, and tell me of the land.”
THE STORY OF THE GLITTERING PLAINWILLIAM MORRIS
“Yes, sir,” we answered; “but poor Derrick has gone;” and we explained how our other shipmate had been lost.
PETER THE WHALERW.H.G. KINGSTON
He put his arm round her, not as a man puts his arm round a woman, but as a shipmate puts his arm round a shipmate.
THE BEACH OF DREAMSH. DE VERE STACPOOLE
"Right you are, shipmate," assented Billy, solemnly shaking hands before returning to his conversation with the stranger.
BELFORD'S MAGAZINE, VOL. II, NO. 3, FEBRUARY 1889VARIOUS
I thank you for your communication with regard to my old friend and shipmate, Joshua Howell, of whom I had lost sight.
WORKHOUSE CHARACTERSMARGARET WYNNE NEVINSON
Shipmate, leave the ghostly shadows, Where thy boon companions throng!
SONGS FROM VAGABONDIABLISS CARMAN AND RICHARD HOVEY
Of course me an' Sheeny Joe knows I'm a liar, but what's a lie or two when you're helpin' out a shipmate?
CAPTAIN SCRAGGSPETER B. KYNE
He had once had an epileptic shipmate and was peculiarly expert in the handling of such cases.
CAPTAIN SCRAGGSPETER B. KYNE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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