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Meaning of SAILOR

Pronunciation:  'seylur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  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
 
 Definition: 
\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
seaman.

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.
 

 

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