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Definition 1: the naval officer in command of a military ship - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for skipper in the sense of this definition

(skipper is a kind of ...) a commissioned officer in the navy

(... is a kind of skipper ) the captain of a flagship

(skipper belongs to category ...) the military forces of a nation

"their military is the largest in the region" "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

Definition 2: an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for skipper in the sense of this definition

(skipper is a kind of ...) a person authorized to serve in a position of authority on a vessel

"he is the officer in charge of the ship's engines"

(... is an instance of skipper) Scottish sea captain who was hired to protect British shipping in the Indian Ocean and then was accused of piracy and hanged (1645-1701)

Definition 3: a student who fails to attend classes - [noun denoting person]

(skipper is a kind of ...) a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution

(skipper is a kind of ...) exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity

"I will work hard to improve my grades" "she worked hard for better living conditions for the poor"

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