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Princeton's WordNet

  1. privateer, privateersmannoun

    an officer or crew member of a privateer


  1. privateersmannoun

    The captain or member of the crew of a privateer


  1. privateersman

    A privateersman is an individual who operates or works on a privately owned ship, known as a privateer, authorized by a government to engage in warfare or piracy against enemy vessels during a war. Their main purpose is usually to disrupt enemy's maritime trade. They typically do not operate under a country’s official navy but have agreed to share a portion of their plunder with the government that has sanctioned their activities.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Privateersmannoun

    an officer or seaman of a privateer

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of privateersman in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of privateersman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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