What does the word mutineer mean?

Usage examples for mutineer

  1. A few minutes' pause had ensued after the fearful death scream of the mutineer, Smith, had rung forth on the night air, for the seamen consulted together, and the result was soon seen. – The Ruined Cities of Zululand by Hugh Mulleneux Walmsley
  2. " Then you will be treated as a mutineer and run the risk of being shot without the benefit of a drum- head court- martial," said the captain; whereupon the men backed off, thrust their hands into their pockets and looked at him and at one another. – Rodney The Partisan by Harry Castlemon
  3. He climbed them like a squirrel, and the man in the cro'nest, amazed at the sight below him, stared at the approaching mutineer, unable to utter a cry. – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss