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Meaning of MARINER

Pronunciation:  'marunur

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a man who serves as a sailor

MARINER is a 7 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: gob, Jack, Jack-tar, old salt, sea dog, seafarer, seaman, tar
 See Also: able seaman, able-bodied seaman, bargee, bargeman, boatswain, bo's'n, bos'n, bosun, bo'sun, crewman, deckhand, helmsman, lighterman, officer, pilot, roustabout, sailor, sea lawyer, ship's officer, steerer, steersman, whaler



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Mar"i*ner\, n. [F. marinier, LL. marinarius. See
One whose occupation is to assist in navigating ships; a
seaman or sailor. --Chaucer.

{Mariner's compass}. See under {Compass}.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are a mariner means a long and pleasant journey to foreign country.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: adventurer, alpinist, astronaut, bluejacket, camper, climber, comers and goers, commuter, cosmopolite, cruiser, excursionist, explorer, fare, globe-girdler, globe-trotter, gob, goer, hajji, jack, jack-tar, jet set, jet-setter, journeyer, limey, mountaineer, old salt, palmer, passenger, passerby, pathfinder, pilgrim, pioneer, rating, rubberneck, rubbernecker, sailor, salt, sea dog, seaman, shellback, sightseer, straphanger, swab, swabbie, tar, tarpaulin, tourer, tourist, trailblazer, trailbreaker, transient, traveler, trekker, tripper, viator, visiting fireman, voortrekker, voyager, voyageur, wayfarer, world-traveler