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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who drives or rides in a watercraft.

Usage examples (33)
  • "The boatman is a fool!" said Shuffles, impatiently.
  • "LOOK out, Sim Shrimp!" called the boatman quickly, warningly.
  • Likewise, the wish to achieve Buddhahood for oneself and all beings simultaneously is known as the boatman's way of generating bodhicitta.
  • Asian carp are reviled as vanquishers of native species, feared as hefty jumpers able to break a boatman's jaw, and scorned as, well, carp. for more
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