sea captain

noun

Definition of sea captain

  1. :  the master especially of a merchant vessel

1612

First Known Use of sea captain

1612


SEA CAPTAIN Defined for English Language Learners

sea captain

noun

Definition of sea captain for English Language Learners

  • : the captain of a ship that travels on the sea


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