bluejacket
noun Date: 1830 an enlisted man in the navy ; sailor

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  • Bluejacket — Bluejacket, OK U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 274 Housing Units (2000): 112 Land area (2000): 0.395812 sq. miles (1.025148 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.395812 sq. miles (1.025148… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • bluejacket — blue jack*et n. a serviceman in the navy. Syn: navy man, sailor, sailor boy. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bluejacket — *mariner, sailor, seaman, tar, gob …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • bluejacket — [blo͞o′jak΄it] n. an enlisted person in the navy …   English World dictionary

  • bluejacket — mėlynasis palemonas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Palemoninių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Polemonium caeruleum), paplitęs Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Polemonium caeruleum angl. bluejacket; charity; charity… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • bluejacket — /blooh jak it/, n. a sailor, esp. in the U.S. or British navies. [1820 30; BLUE + JACKET] * * * …   Universalium

  • bluejacket — noun a seaman of a British warship …   Wiktionary

  • bluejacket — Synonyms and related words: AB, Ancient Mariner, Argonaut, Dylan, Flying Dutchman, Naval Reservist, Neptune, OD, Poseidon, Royal Marine, Seabee, Varuna, able seaman, able bodied seaman, boot, buccaneer, cadet, deep sea man, fair weather sailor,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • bluejacket — n. sailor, mariner …   English contemporary dictionary

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