sea·​man·​like ˈsē-mən-ˌlīk How to pronounce seamanlike (audio)
: characteristic of or befitting a competent seaman

Word History

First Known Use

1796, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of seamanlike was in 1796

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“Seamanlike.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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