Definition of sailor :
One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman.
sailor (part of speech: noun)
- If a sailor should steal from a passenger, when out on the ocean, where would the case be tried and in what court? - "Studies in Civics", James T. McCleary.
- " Just as a sailor has a point of departure," said Billy. - "The Fortunes Of Glencore", Charles James Lever.
- At any rate, Cassavetti was not the man dressed as a sailor; though he might have been the man in the boat. - "The Red Symbol", John Ironside.