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crewman

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noun crew·man \ˈkrü-mən\

Simple Definition of crewman

  • : a person who helps operate a ship, airplane, or train

  • : a person who is part of a group of people who work together

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of crewman

  1. :  a member of a crew

Examples of crewman in a sentence

  1. Eight crewmen were wounded in the attack.



Circa 1927

First Known Use of crewman

circa 1927

Rhymes with crewman


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