nounBritish • informal or • dated
- A sailor.More example sentences
- Sailors became known as Jack Tars because of their clever use of this natural gooey substance to waterproof things.
- Are we about to sail? We are if the Blue Peter is on the masthead. Back to the ship, you jack-tars, unless you want a flogging.
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