Wherever the peace process travels from here, the U.S. no longer is its navigator.
But my favorite story linked—inevitably—the navigator program to ACORN.
The navigator, David Marchant, a larger-than-life figure, had plotted a course to Florida that Nyad and her team trusted.
1580s, "one who navigates," from Latin navigator "sailor," agent noun from navigat-, stem of navigare (see navigation). Meaning "laborer employed in excavating a canal" is 1775, from sense in inland navigation "communication by canals and rivers" (1727).