Synonyms

1. able-bodism

noun. discrimination in favor of the able-bodied.

Synonyms

  • able-bodiedism
  • favouritism
  • favoritism
  • ablism
  • discrimination

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Rhymes with Able Seaman

  • spreeman
  • mckeeman
  • sleeman
  • schneeman
  • kleeman
  • frieman
  • freiman
  • freemon
  • freeman
  • fleeman
  • dreman
  • ziemann
  • zieman
  • zeman
  • zeeman
  • yeaman
  • wiemann
  • wieman
  • tiemann
  • tieman
  • thiemann
  • thieman
  • siemon
  • shimon
  • semen
  • seman
  • seemann
  • seeman
  • seamon
  • seamen

Sentences with able-seaman


1. Noun Phrase
Make sure you have a real love for the sea if you want to become an able seaman.

2. Noun Phrase
The position of able seaman is a step up from the entry-level position of ordinary seaman.

3. Noun Phrase
An able seaman is someone who works on commercial ships that are either privately or publicly owned.

4. Noun Phrase
Ordinary seaman positions can serve as an apprenticeship for promotion to able seaman.

2. able-bodied

adjective. ['ˈeɪbəlˈbɑːdiːd'] having a strong healthy body.

Synonyms

  • able

Antonyms

  • defuse
  • unmuzzle

3. able-bodied_seaman

noun. a seaman in the merchant marine; trained in special skills.

Synonyms

  • Jack-tar
  • old salt
  • sea dog
  • mariner
  • Jack
  • seafarer
  • gob
  • seaman
  • tar

4. able-bodiedism

noun. discrimination in favor of the able-bodied.

Synonyms

  • favouritism
  • favoritism
  • ablism
  • discrimination
  • able-bodism

Etymology

  • -ism (English)
  • able-bodied (English)

5. seaman

noun. ['ˈsiːmən'] a man who serves as a sailor.

Synonyms

  • crewman
  • sea dog
  • seafarer
  • bo's'n
  • deckhand
  • gob
  • bos'n
  • old salt
  • pilot
  • sailor
  • boatswain
  • lighterman
  • bosun
  • tar
  • bo'sun
  • Jack-tar
  • able seaman
  • sea lawyer
  • steersman
  • Jack
  • officer
  • ship's officer
  • bargee
  • whaler
  • able-bodied seaman
  • mariner
  • roustabout
  • bargeman
  • steerer

Antonyms

  • civilian

Etymology

  • man (English)
  • man (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sea (English)
  • see (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. Seaman

noun. muckraking United States journalist who exposed bad conditions in mental institutions (1867-1922).

Synonyms

  • Nellie Bly
  • Elizabeth Seaman

7. able

adjective. ['ˈeɪbəl'] (usually followed by `to') having the necessary means or skill or know-how or authority to do something.

Synonyms

  • ability

Antonyms

  • unable
  • powerful

Etymology

  • ablen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • able (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. able

adjective. ['ˈeɪbəl'] have the skills and qualifications to do things well.

Synonyms

  • capable

Antonyms

  • ineffectiveness
  • unpersuasiveness

Etymology

  • ablen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • able (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. able

adjective. ['ˈeɪbəl'] having inherent physical or mental ability or capacity.

Antonyms

  • powerlessness

Etymology

  • ablen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • able (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. able

adjective. ['ˈeɪbəl'] having a strong healthy body.

Synonyms

  • fit

Antonyms

  • powerless
  • uninterestingness

Etymology

  • ablen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • able (Middle English (1100-1500))
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