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swabbie

noun
variants: also swabby
slang

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one who operates or navigates a seagoing vessel
  • the pirate captain cried, "Ahoy, me swabbies, 'tis time to hoist the Jolly Roger!"

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“Swabbie.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/swabbie. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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