sailor has definitions from the fields of clothing,military,work,nautical
[ noun ] (nautical,work) any member of a ship's crew



Used in print

(James Boylan, "Mutinity"...)

In 1609 , the Dutch_East_India_Company hired Hudson , gave him two learned geographers , fitted him out with a ship called the Half_Moon , and supplied him with Dutch sailors .

He was not the sort of sailor Hudson wanted his backers to see on_board and he had Greene wait at Gravesend , where the Discovery picked him up .

A group of sailors announced to Hudson that they would sail no farther .

[ noun ] (military,work) a serviceman in the navy

Used in print

(Marvin Schiller, "The Sheep's in the Meadow,"...)

Times_Square , when I ascended to_it with my fellow subway travellers ( all dressed as if for a huge wedding in a family of which we were all distant members ) , was nearly impassable , the sidewalks swarming_with celebrants , with bundled_up sailors and soldiers already hugging their girls and their rationed bottles of whiskey .

[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 13167
[ noun ] (clothing) a stiff straw hat with a flat crown

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