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seadog

[see-dawg, -dog] /ˈsiˌdɔg, -ˌdɒg/
noun
1.
Origin of seadog
1815-1825
1815-25; sea + dog
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  • Twenty strokes more—the peril is past; and the seadog bounds on to the deck of his stout vessel.

    A Dream of the North Sea James Runciman
  • A basket with a turbot is in the stern-sheets; that turbot will form part of the seadog's humble evening meal.

    A Dream of the North Sea James Runciman
  • Nay, the seadog of Cowes is no man to be the prey of womanish tremors; he goes gaily like a true Mariner to confront the elements.

    A Dream of the North Sea James Runciman
British Dictionary definitions for seadog

seadog

/ˈsiːˌdɒɡ/
noun
1.
another word for fogbow, fogdog
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