Thesaurus / shore leave

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I'd go down to the ship to-day, but Lee Ching is on shore leave, and won't be back till to-morrow.

The Girl Next DoorAugusta Huiell Seaman

You get a hundred and sixty dollars for the trip, and you'll have about two weeks shore leave on the other side.

Tom Slade with the ColorsPercy K. Fitzhugh

We had given the three sailors and our cook forty-eight hours shore leave, for we had decided not to sail until tomorrow morning.

The Deserted YachtMildred A. Wirt, AKA Ann Wirt

When Darrin and his seconds left the barn they went off to enjoy what remained of the shore leave.

Go back aboard the Katahdin and forego all shore leave as long as we are in Japanese waters?

Groggy sailormen, on shore leave, make unsteady attempts upon the dancing balls.

Members of her crew who happened to be on shore leave were attacked by the populace and several of them killed.

"The last four men on the list report that they would like shore leave, but are out of funds, sir," hesitated Lieutenant Fernald.

She said yes, they correspond occasionally, and in his last letter he said he was expecting to have a two-weeks' shore leave soon.

Georgina's Service StarsAnnie Fellows Johnston

"A pocket full of dollars and shore leave," whispered another.

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