Definition of raftsman in English:


Syllabification: rafts·man
Pronunciation: /ˈraftsmən

noun (plural raftsmen)

  • A man who works on a raft.
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    • Slowly evidence against him was amassed from sawmill workers and raftsmen; disguised as fishing boats, the police began to shadow his raft.
    • Number one, they are raftsmen and have learned to fake sincerity from the time they began smuggling illegal goods across the Poprad river.
    • He listens to the raftsmen talk about the ways in which the river has changed and how the land has been altered.

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