seadog

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From sea +‎ dog.

Noun[edit]

seadog (plural seadogs)

  1. A sailor accustomed to the sea.
    The old seadog knew the storm was coming long before the rest of the crew were aware of it.
  2. (archaic) A seal (marine mammal), or a similar design in heraldry.
  3. dogfish
  4. (uncommon) An omen of bad luck.
  5. (uncommon) A white-topped wave in an estuary.

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