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Synonyms of seaman in English:


  • Captain Bligh was a superb seaman he joined a cargo ship as a mere seaman
    sailor, seafarer, seafaring man, mariner, boatman, hand, crew member, rating
    British informal matelot, matlow, matlo
    informal , dated tar, Jack Tar, hearty
    (seamen)crew, complement
    [Antonyms] landlubber
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