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swabber

See definition of swabber on Dictionary.com
  • as injack
  • as insailor

synonyms for swabber

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

I'm afraid the sea is too cold for me this morning, Mr. Swabber.
MR. PUNCH AT THE SEASIDEVARIOUS
There was no place on board for a 'waister,' a 'swabber,' longshoreman, or sea labourer.
MERCHANTMEN-AT-ARMSDAVID W. BONE
Under the swabber there was a temporary rate known as the liar.
ON THE SPANISH MAINJOHN MASEFIELD
For the duty even of a swabber, he does not consider himself too high, but washes the deck most delicately clean.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 61, NO. 377, MARCH 1847VARIOUS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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