Definition of Seadog

1. Noun. A sailor accustomed to the sea. ¹

2. Noun. (archaic) A seal (marine mammal), or a similar design in heraldry. ¹

3. Noun. dogfish ¹

4. Noun. (uncommon) An omen of bad luck. ¹

5. Noun. (uncommon) A white-topped wave in an estuary. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Seadog

1. a fogbow [n -S] - See also: fogbow

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Seadog

seachanger
seachangers
seachanges
seacliff
seacliffs
seacoal
seacoast
seacoasts
seacock
seacocks
seacraft
seacrafts
seacunny
seadevil
seadevils
seadog (current term)
seadogs
seadragon
seadragons
seadrome
seadromes
seaduck
seaducks
seafarer
seafarers
seafaring
seafarings
seafloor
seafloor spreading
seafloors

Literary usage of Seadog

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1. A history of the holy Bible, with an intr., additional notes and by Thomas Stackhouse (1836)
"For the whale, as we are told has neither teeth nor tusta. whereas the seadog has four or five rows of teeth in >.. jaw, and is therefore the much properer ..."

2. The Literary History of Spanish America by Alfred Coester (1916)
"It seems strange that a seadog should write verses, but the man had a truly poetic faculty, and was dubbed by his acquaintances the "Swan of the Lake. ..."

3. The Literary History of Spanish America by Alfred Coester (1916)
"A wandering wolf the old seadog; Brazilian suns have tanned his skin; Typhoons in China, fierce and wild, Have seen him drink his flask of gin. ..."

4. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"seadog, (se'-dog) nt Perhaps the shark SEAFARER,' (se'-fa-rer) n. ยป. A traveller by sea , a mariner. SEAFARING, (se'-fa-ring) a. Travelling by sea. ..."

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