Definition of Mariner

1. Noun. A man who serves as a sailor.




Definition of Mariner

1. n. One whose occupation is to assist in navigating ships; a seaman or sailor.

Definition of Mariner

1. Noun. (baseball) A player on the team the "Seattle Mariners". ¹

2. Noun. A sailor. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Mariner

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

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mariner

marine engineer
marine glue
marine iguana
marine infantries
marine infantry
marine mine
marine museum
marine mussel
marine soap
marine stinger
marine toad
marine toxins
marine turtle
marined
marinellite
mariner (current term)
marinera
marineras
mariners
marinership
marines
marinescape
marinescapes
marinobufagin
marinobufotoxin
marinol
marinorama
marinoramas
marionberries

Literary usage of Mariner

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1. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1881)
"Will of James Marshall, mariner, belonging to their Majesties' ship the London. ... Will of Robert Marshall, mariner, belonging to his Majesty's ship the ..."

2. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell by Thomas Bayly Howell (1816)
"The Jurors for our sovereign lord the king do, upon their oath, present, That William Kidd, late of London, mariner; Nicholas Churchill, late of London, ..."

3. The English Poets: Selections with Critical Introductions by Thomas Humphry Ward, Matthew Arnold (1907)
"PART I. It is an ancient mariner, And he stoppeth one of three. ... And listens like a three years' child : The mariner hath his will The ..."

4. Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review by William B. Dana (1855)
"And in any action brought by a mariner to recover the extra wages to which he ... And be it further enacted, That if, upon the application of any mariner, ..."

5. English Poetry (1170-1892). by John Matthews Manley (1907)
"THE RIME OF THE ANCIENT mariner IN SEVEN PARTS PART I It is an ancient mariner, And he stoppeth one of three. "By thy long gray beard and glittering eye, ..."

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