seamanlike

adjective
sea·​man·​like | \ ˈsē-mən-ˌlīk How to pronounce seamanlike (audio) \

Definition of seamanlike

: characteristic of or befitting a competent seaman

First Known Use of seamanlike

1796, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About seamanlike

Time Traveler for seamanlike

Time Traveler

The first known use of seamanlike was in 1796

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near seamanlike

seamanite

seamanlike

seamanly

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for seamanlike

Cite this Entry

“Seamanlike.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seamanlike. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!