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mariner

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of mariner

  1. one who operates or navigates a seagoing vessel <the ancient Phoenicians were outstanding mariners who explored and colonized much of the eastern Mediterranean> Synonyms gob, hearty, jack, jack-tar, sailor, navigator, salt, sea dog, seafarer, seaman, shipman, swab, swabbie (also swabby) [slang], tarRelated Words coxswain, crewman, deckhand, shipmate; able-bodied seaman, able seaman, lubber; powerboater, sailboater; lime-juicer [slang], limey [slang]





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