helmsman

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noun helms·man \ˈhelmz-mən\

Definition of helmsman

  1. :  the person at the helm :  steersman

helmsmanship

play \-ˌship\ noun

Examples of helmsman in a sentence

  1. <had a complaint and demanded to talk to the helmsman of this vast construction project, not some underling>

1590

First Known Use of helmsman

1590


HELMSMAN Defined for English Language Learners

helmsman

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noun helms·man \ˈhelmz-mən\

Definition of helmsman for English Language Learners

  • : a person (especially a man) who steers a ship or boat


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