Definition of Shipwrights

1. Noun. (plural of shipwright) ¹



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Definition of Shipwrights

1. shipwright [n] - See also: shipwright

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shipwrights

shipwards
shipway
shipways
shipwide
shipworm
shipworms
shipwreck
shipwreck survivor
shipwrecked
shipwreckee
shipwreckees
shipwrecking
shipwrecks
shipwrecky
shipwright
shipwrights (current term)
shipyard
shipyards
shiquolts
shir
shiralee
shiralees
shiranui-gata
shire
shire horse
shire horses
shire town
shired
shireman
shiremen

Literary usage of Shipwrights

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1. Trades' Societies and Strikes by Committee on Trades' Societies (1860)
"LIVERPOOL shipwrights. [Materials:—Poll Books of 1790; Committee of House of Commons ; Artisans and Machinery; Minutes of Masters' Association for 1823-24; ..."

2. History of New England by John Gorham Palfrey, Francis Winthrop Palfrey (1897)
"9, 1724, "the several petitioners, shipwrights, attending their Lordships, had some discourse with them, who said that since the late war the number of ..."

3. The Marine Engineer (1882)
"The shipwrights, both in the Royal and in private dockyards, could hold their ... The system of employing shipwrights who were workers in wood as fitters in ..."

4. The British Navy: Its Strength, Resources, and Administration by Thomas Brassey Brassey (1883)
"As we are met together this evening under the auspices of the shipwrights' Company, it seems appropriate to refer to the signal services rendered to ..."

5. Life and Labour of the People in London by Charles Booth (1895)
"shipwrights, BARGE AND BOAT BUILDERS. (Section 13.) Census Enumeration. Census Divisions. 1891. ... SW shipwrights ..."

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