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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A member of a ship's crew who performs manual labor.

Usage examples (31)
  • ROMANS: Look at the worst jobs, roustabout, which is for a worst job, it has the best name.
  • Imagine an old oil field roustabout telling the story.
  • "Don't try to," advised the roustabout in a dreary way.
  • "What can a roustabout understand about liberty horses?" for more
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