Definition of 'seaman'
Example sentences containing 'seaman'
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There followed a short spell as a merchant seaman. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His father was a merchant seaman and his mother a cleaner. Times, Sunday Times (2008)My dad was a merchant seaman. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But it sounds the ideal position for able seaman Prescott. The Sun (2006)Marriage to a merchant seaman in 2004 put her on course for work by the coast. Times, Sunday Times (2009)His father was a merchant seaman and killed during the Great War. STUART: A Life Backwards (2005)His father, a merchant seaman, had boxed in the navy while his mother swam competitively. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Trends of 'seaman'
Used Occasionally. seaman is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'seaman'
British English: seaman /ˈsiːmən/ NOUN
A seaman is a sailor.
The men all work as seamen.
- American English: seaman
- Arabic: بَحَّار
- Brazilian Portuguese: marinheiro
- Chinese: 海员
- Croatian: pomorac
- Czech: námořník
- Danish: sømand
- Dutch: zeeman
- European Spanish: marino
- Finnish: merimies
- French: marin
- German: Seemann
- Greek: ναυτικός
- Italian: marinaio
- Japanese: 船乗り
- Korean: 선원
- Norwegian: sjømann
- Polish: marynarz
- European Portuguese: marinheiro
- Romanian: marinar
- Russian: моряк
- Spanish: marino
- Swedish: sjöman
- Thai: ลูกเรือ
- Turkish: denizci
- Ukrainian: моряк
- Vietnamese: thủy thủ
Definition of seaman from the Collins English Dictionary
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