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Word: buccaneer


Pronunciation

buhk-uh-neer

Part of speech

noun
verb

Definitions

NOUN DEFINITION(S)
1. any of the piratical adventurers who raided Spanish colonies
and ships along the American coast in the second half of the 17th century

2. any pirate
VERB DEFINITIONS (found in British Dictionary)
1. to be or act like a buccaneer


Sample sentences

The buccaneer saluted to the captain of the ship.

Some of my ancestors were fierce buccaneers sailing
the seas during the second half of the 17th century.

The buccaneer was tired of mopping the deck.

Variations of the word

pirate


Synonyms

pirate

viking

Antonyms

royalty


Pictures


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