Definition of privateersman in English:

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privateersman

Pronunciation: /ˌprʌɪvəˈtɪəzmən/

noun (plural privateersmen)

historical
A commander or crew member of a privateer.
Example sentences
  • The first chapter describes life at sea among merchant seamen, naval sailors, and privateersmen during the heyday of piracy in order to explain why seafaring men went ‘upon the account.’

Words that rhyme with privateersman

privateersmen, steersman, steersmen
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