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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Characteristic of or befitting a person who works on the ocean.

Usage examples (32)
  • "Double!" said Sir FRANCIS DRAKE in crisp seamanlike tones, whereat the
  • Not a very seamanlike job was made of it, but there was no time for the finer touches.
  • A second attempt was clumsier, and was easily evaded; the assailants were hurried and impatient; nor did they know the seamanlike qualities of the man with whom they...
  • The small craft were handled in a seamanlike manner. for more
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