The bos'un's whistle sounded, and we heard the blocks creak as the frigate's yards were swung round.
At the end of the second week Captain Cy began calling her "bos'n."
If this be so, the Clyde sites are not earlier (or bos in these sites is not earlier) than the Roman invasion.
Ain't that kind of sober lookin' for a young one like bos'n?
Here he let them have a few minutes "stand-easy," while he consulted with his lieutenants, Smith and the bos'n.
bos'n here—that's my nickname for her, ma'am—she and I was out walkin'.
bos, probable origin of European domestic cattle from three species of, i. 83.
He looked on in wondering disgust as bos'n said her "grace."
She was tucking in the stray wisps as the captain, with bos'n in his arms, came up.
He winked at bos'n and would have chucked her under the chin if she had not dodged.