mutineer

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noun mu·ti·neer \ˌmyü-tə-ˈnir\

Examples of mutineer in a sentence

  1. <the mutineers were captured after they turned to piracy on the open seas>

1604

First Known Use of mutineer

1604


MUTINEER Defined for English Language Learners

mutineer

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noun mu·ti·neer \ˌmyü-tə-ˈnir\

Definition of mutineer for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is involved in a mutiny


MUTINEER Defined for Kids

mutineer

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noun mu·ti·neer \ˌmyü-tə-ˈnir\

Definition of mutineer for Students

  1. :  a person who takes part in a mutiny



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