Examples of buccaneer in a Sentence
buccaneers who preyed upon treasure-laden ships in the Caribbean
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Palmieri, an aging art buccaneer and former Vietnam draft dodger, remains very much alive today, now in his 70s.
The very first seconds of your buccaneer career are marred with strange, artificial limitations that continue to pockmark the rest of the game.
That’s this week’s profile of Elon Musk, tech buccaneer.
Answer: Give them a pirate’s eye patch, a buccaneer’s bandana and a tankard of rum.
Besides killing and cooking critters, mariners and buccaneers also brought rats and other pests with them to the islands that decimated the local populations.
The adversaries conduct a formal parley, like buccaneers, declare mutual war and everyone has a fabulous time.
Disney reportedly tested out video mapping of the individual pirates on the Columbia that would have transformed the flesh-and-blood buccaneers into skeleton scallywags in an homage to the movies.
Other ships ferried passengers, pine and, less nobly, freshwater buccaneers eager to raid other ships' cargo.
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Origin and Etymology of buccaneer
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Definition of buccaneer for English Language Learners
: a person who tries to become wealthy or powerful by doing things that are illegal or dishonest
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