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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a man who serves as a sailor;
[syn: mariner, seaman, tar, Jack-tar, Jack, old salt, seafarer, gob, sea dog]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Mariner \Mar"i*ner\, n. [F. marinier, LL. marinarius. See Marine.] One whose occupation is to assist in navigating ships; a seaman or sailor. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Mariner's compass. See under Compass. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

mariner n 1: a man who serves as a sailor [syn: mariner, seaman, tar, Jack-tar, Jack, old salt, seafarer, gob, sea dog]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

61 Moby Thesaurus words for "mariner": 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
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):

MARINER. One whose occupation is to navigate vessels on the sea. Vide Seamen Shipping articles. 2. By act of congress, 1 Story, Laws of U. S., ch. 56, s. 4, p. 109, it is provided, that no sum exceeding one dollar shall be recovered from any seaman or mariner (in the merchant service,) by any person, for any debt contracted during the time such seaman or mariner shall actually belong to any ship or vessel, until the voyage for which such seaman or mariner engaged, shall be ended.