seafarer

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noun sea·far·er \ˈsē-ˌfer-ər\

Definition of seafarer

  1. :  mariner

Examples of seafarer in a Sentence

  1. ships and the intrepid seafarers who man them remain a vital part of the world economy

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Origin and Etymology of seafarer

sea + 1fare + 2-er


SEAFARER Defined for English Language Learners

seafarer

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Definition of seafarer for English Language Learners

  • : someone who works or travels on a boat or ship on the sea



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