Definición de coxswain en inglés:


Silabificación: cox·swain
Pronunciación: /ˈkäks(ə)n


The steersman of a ship’s boat, lifeboat, racing boat, or other boat.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Three heats with the top three boats qualifying for the final left it up to the coxswains to call the race plan.
  • As coxswain, I would steer, control the pace, and act as the eyes of the oarsmen, who were facing backward.
  • The coxswain is fitted snugly into the bow end of the boat steering and motivating the crew.


Middle English: from obsolete cock + swain. Compare with boatswain.

Definición de coxswain en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día rebuff
Pronunciación: rɪˈbʌf
reject (someone or something) in an abrupt manner…