privateersmen

privateersman

[prahy-vuh-teerz-muhn]
noun, plural privateersmen.
an officer or sailor of a privateer.

Origin:
1770–80, Americanism; privateer + 's1 + -man

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privateersman

noun
an officer or crew member of a privateer [syn: privateer
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