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Synonyms for buccaneerˌbʌk əˈnɪər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pirate, buccaneer, sea robber, sea rover(verb)

    someone who robs at sea or plunders the land from the sea without having a commission from any sovereign nation

    sea robber, plagiarist, plagiarizer, buccaneer, literary pirate, plagiariser, pirate ship, sea rover, pirate

  2. buccaneer(verb)

    live like a buccaneer


  1. buccaneer(noun)


  2. buccaneer(noun)

    To engage in piracy against any but one's own nation's ships.


  3. buccaneer(noun)

    A pirate.


English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. buccaneer

    A robber seeks to obtain the property of others by force or intimidation; a thief by stealth and secrecy. In early English thief was freely used in both senses, as in Shakespeare and the Authorized Version of the English Bible, which has "two thieves" (Matt. xxvii, 38), where the Revised Version more correctly substitutes "two robbers."

    bandit, brigand, burglar, depredator, despoiler, footpad, forager, freebooter, highwayman, marauder, pillager, pirate, plunderer, raider, robber, thief

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. buccaneer(n.)

    pirate, corsair, sea-rover, sea-robber, freebooter, picaroon

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