shipman

noun
ship·​man | \ ˈship-mən How to pronounce shipman (audio) \

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Examples of shipman in a Sentence

in the middle of the vasty deep the shipman enjoys a splendid isolation that the landsman will never know
Recent Examples on the Web Featuring Dan Whelton as the Irish shipman who falls in love with Anna and Nancy E. Carroll as a woman involved with Anna’s father. BostonGlobe.com, "The Ticket: What’s happening in the local arts world," 6 Apr. 2018 Featuring Dan Whelton as the Irish shipman who falls in love with Anna and Nancy E. Carroll as a woman involved with Anna’s father. BostonGlobe.com, "The Ticket: What’s happening in the local arts world," 6 Apr. 2018 Featuring Dan Whelton as the Irish shipman who falls in love with Anna and Nancy E. Carroll as a woman involved with Anna’s father. BostonGlobe.com, "The Ticket: What’s happening in the local arts world," 6 Apr. 2018 Featuring Dan Whelton as the Irish shipman who falls in love with Anna and Nancy E. Carroll as a woman involved with Anna’s father. BostonGlobe.com, "The Ticket: What’s happening in the local arts world," 6 Apr. 2018 Featuring Dan Whelton as the Irish shipman who falls in love with Anna and Nancy E. Carroll as a woman involved with Anna’s father. BostonGlobe.com, "The Ticket: What’s happening in the local arts world," 6 Apr. 2018 Featuring Dan Whelton as the Irish shipman who falls in love with Anna and Nancy E. Carroll as a woman involved with Anna’s father. BostonGlobe.com, "The Ticket: What’s happening in the local arts world," 6 Apr. 2018 Featuring Dan Whelton as the Irish shipman who falls in love with Anna and Nancy E. Carroll as a woman involved with Anna’s father. BostonGlobe.com, "The Ticket: What’s happening in the local arts world," 6 Apr. 2018 Featuring Dan Whelton as the Irish shipman who falls in love with Anna and Nancy E. Carroll as a woman involved with Anna’s father. BostonGlobe.com, "The Ticket: What’s happening in the local arts world," 6 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of shipman

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Shipman.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shipman. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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