- (formerly) a merchant ship propelled by sails.
- any large sailing ship.
- a member of its crew.
- Older Slang. a long-winded person; a great talker.
Origin of windjammer
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Another of the true romances, recommended for a lively sense of humor and a faithful portrayal of life aboard a windjammer.The Old Merchant Marine
Ralph D. Paine
- a large merchant sailing ship
- another name for windcheater
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