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seafarer

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noun sea·far·er \ˈsē-ˌfer-ər\

Simple Definition of seafarer

  • : someone who works or travels on a boat or ship on the sea

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of seafarer

  1. :  mariner

Examples of seafarer in a sentence

  1. <ships and the intrepid seafarers who man them remain a vital part of the world economy>



Origin and Etymology of seafarer

sea + 1fare + 2-er


First Known Use: 1513



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