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synonyms for signalman

  • caretaker
  • custodian
  • patrolman
  • policeman
  • warden
  • curator
  • detective
  • guard
  • keeper
  • lookout
  • observer
  • patrol
  • picket
  • ranger
  • scout
  • sentinel
  • sentry
  • spotter
  • spy
  • ward
  • watch
  • watcher
  • flagman
  • security guard
  • security man
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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How to use signalman in a sentence

The signalman touched his hat, and the little row of flags ran fluttering up in the breeze.
MYSTERIOUS MR. SABINE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
Note, however, that if the signalman had belonged to another company it would have been quite otherwise.
THE LAW AND THE POOREDWARD ABBOTT PARRY
After that he gave the whistle to let Smithy know the signalman was fixed, and that he had better go back to the beach to wait.
THE BOY SCOUTS' FIRST CAMP FIREHERBERT CARTER
Dave Darrin was now in the bow, with the signalman at his side, who would turn on the searchlight when so ordered.
DAVE DARRIN ON MEDITERRANEAN SERVICEH. IRVING HANCOCK
Incidentally my signalman substituted the word "darned" for "damned" and, when corrected, spelt the word "dammed" as a compromise.
THE BLOCKING OF ZEEBRUGGEALFRED F. B. CARPENTER
The signalman was asleep near his box with the sun pouring straight into his face.
THE HOUSE WITH THE MEZZANINE AND OTHER STORIESANTON TCHEKOFF
It will be easy then to scale the country near the marker until the signalman is found.
VISUAL SIGNALINGSIGNAL CORPS UNITED STATES ARMY
The signalman was looking at it when I bade him good night and started down the ladder to the main deck.
SEA-HOUNDSLEWIS R. FREEMAN
In the Naval Service a signalman has nothing whatever to do in the wide world but attend to signals.
MERCHANTMEN-AT-ARMSDAVID W. BONE
One turns north towards us, with a busy windmiller of a signalman a-top the bridge-house.
MERCHANTMEN-AT-ARMSDAVID W. BONE
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WORDS RELATED TO SIGNALMAN

  • caretaker
  • curator
  • custodian
  • detective
  • flagman
  • guard
  • keeper
  • lookout
  • observer
  • patrol
  • patrolman
  • picket
  • policeman
  • ranger
  • scout
  • security guard
  • security man
  • sentinel
  • sentry
  • signalman
  • spotter
  • spy
  • ward
  • warden
  • watch
  • watcher
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.