noun, plural sea·men.
Words nearby seaman
OTHER WORDS FROM seamansu·per·sea·man, noun, plural su·per·sea·men.
Examples from the Web for seamen
When their fears are realized and the island looks likely to “shrivel and die” the seamen are driven to drastic measures.Must Read Novels: Ballard, Dybek, and Krasznahorkai|Jacob Silverman, Malcolm Forbes, John McIntyre|April 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It had 168 seamen aboard and was held for more than six months.
I have documentation of 38 seamen who have gone missing in the last ten years.
It was to save these devoted servants, that the spring of 1851 saw full 500 British and American seamen within the frigid zone.Stray Leaves from an Arctic Journal;|Sherard Osborn
These grievances were shared in by all the seamen in the navy and were very real.A History of England, Period III.|Rev. J. Franck Bright
He proposed that this country should exclude from her service British seamen.
The latter caused it to pass from hand to hand among the seamen.1492|Mary Johnston
Pellew accompanied him with a body of seamen, taking part in all the operations down to the final surrender.Types of Naval Officers|A. T. Mahan