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Definition 1: a stiff hat made of straw with a flat crown - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for sailor in the sense of this definition

(sailor is a kind of ...) headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim

Definition 2: any member of a ship's crew - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for sailor in the sense of this definition

(sailor is a kind of ...) a worker who has acquired special skills

(... is a kind of sailor ) a member of the crew of a ship

"all hands on deck"

(... is a kind of sailor ) an East Indian sailor

(... is a kind of sailor ) a man who serves as a sailor

(... is a kind of sailor ) a person who enjoys being in or on the water

(... is a kind of sailor ) a person who owns or sails a yacht

(... is an instance of sailor) Scottish sailor who was put ashore on a deserted island off the coast of Chile for five years (providing the basis for Daniel Defoe's novel about Robinson Crusoe) (1676-1721)

Definition 3: a serviceman in the navy - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for sailor in the sense of this definition

(sailor is a kind of ...) someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force

"two men stood sentry duty"

(... is a kind of sailor ) a member of a coastguard

(... is a kind of sailor ) a member of a Naval Special Warfare unit who is trained for unconventional warfare

"SEAL is an acronym for Sea Air and Land"

(... is a kind of sailor ) someone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating

(... is a kind of sailor ) a member of the crew of a submarine

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