Synonyms and Antonyms of jack–tar
one who operates or navigates a seagoing vessel a jack-tar swabbing the deck under the critical eye of the first mate Synonyms of jack–tar gob, hearty, jack, jack-tar, mariner, navigator, salt, sea dog, seafarer, seaman, shipman, swab, swabbie (also swabby) [slang], tarWords Related to jack–tar coxswain, crewman, deckhand, shipmate; able-bodied seaman, able seaman, lubber; powerboater, sailboater; lime-juicer [slang], limey [slang]
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