What does the word sailor mean?

Usage examples for sailor

  1. Was an old sailor but had not been to sea for over a year. – The Social Work of the Salvation Army by Edwin Gifford Lamb
  2. Did they teach them customs which Hawkesworth, himself a sailor, and accustomed to scenes of low life, said " no imagination could possibly conceive?" – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  3. The sailor was a man of inquiring disposition, and, being of a free- and- easy nature, did not hesitate to speak out his mind on all occasions. – Philosopher Jack by R.M. Ballantyne