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Meaning of SAILOR

Pronunciation:  'seylur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a stiff straw hat with a flat crown
  2. [n]  a serviceman in the navy
  3. [n]  any member of a ship's crew

SAILOR is a 6 letter word that starts with S.


 Synonyms: bluejacket, boater, crewman, leghorn, navy man, Panama, Panama hat, sailor boy, skimmer, straw hat
 See Also: Alexander Selcraig, Alexander Selkirk, chapeau, coastguardsman, gob, hand, hat, Jack, Jack-tar, lascar, lid, man, mariner, military man, military personnel, old salt, sea dog, seafarer, seaman, Selcraig, Selkirk, serviceman, skilled worker, striker, submariner, tar, trained worker, water dog, water rat, yachtsman, yachtswoman



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Sail"or\, n.
One who follows the business of navigating ships or other
vessels; one who understands the practical management of
ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common

Syn: Mariner; seaman; seafarer.

{Sailor's choice}. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) An excellent marine food fish ({Diplodus, or Lagodon,
    rhomboides}) of the Southern United States; -- called
    also {porgy}, {squirrel fish}, {yellowtail}, and
    {salt-water bream}.
(b) A species of grunt ({Orthopristis, or Pomadasys,
    chrysopterus}), an excellent food fish common on the
    southern coasts of the United States; -- called also
    {hogfish}, and {pigfish}.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a sailor in your dream means your desires for adventure and exploration. You may be ready to venture into deeper waters, particularly in personal relationships.