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Sea dog   Listen
noun
Sea dog  n.  
1.
(Zool.)
(a)
The dogfish.
(b)
The common seal.
2.
An old sailor; a salt. (Colloq.)






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"Sea dog" Quotes from Famous Books



... an old sea dog who had sailed oft and again with the skipper, and who had lanced more whales than any other half dozen men aboard. Being in old Tom's watch I grew soon familiar with him; and from the beginning I saw that the old seaman ...
— Swept Out to Sea - Clint Webb Among the Whalers • W. Bertram Foster



Words linked to "Sea dog" :   boatswain, tar, seaman, roustabout, sailor, bo's'n, bosun, jack, able-bodied seaman, helmsman, seafarer, able seaman, mariner, steersman, bargee, gob, deckhand



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