follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

seamanlike

[see-muh n-lahyk] /ˈsi mənˌlaɪk/
adjective
1.
like or befitting a seaman; showing good seamanship.
Also, seamanly
[see-muh n-lee] /ˈsi mən li/ (Show IPA)
.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; seaman + -like
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for seamanlike

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for seamanly

13
15
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for seamanly