navy man

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: man - a serviceman in the navynavy man - a serviceman in the navy    
coastguardsman - a member of a coastguard
Navy SEAL, SEAL - a member of a Naval Special Warfare unit who is trained for unconventional warfare; "SEAL is an acronym for Sea Air and Land"
military man, serviceman, man, military personnel - someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force; "two men stood sentry duty"
striker - someone receiving intensive training for a naval technical rating
submariner - a member of the crew of a submarine
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The Army and the Navy are the same thing, any way, and we are always glad to give a Navy man a hint as to how we are getting on."
I suspected at once that he was a naval officer; I don't know why, but it is difficult to mistake a navy man. I have gone shooting trips with several of them in the course of my life, and they have always proved themselves the best and bravest and nicest fellows I ever met, though sadly given, some of them, to the use of profane language.
Socrates Faltado, Mimaropa police information officer, said Romeo Pagayuna was shot allegedly by Arnold Calopez, a retired Philippine Navy man, at the village of San Miguel in Puerto Princesa.
At least five people, including a navy man, were killed when Baloch militants attacked the five-star hotel in Gwadar.
The injured person was identified as a former Navy man, Jabbar Hussain, who was taken to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre.
Newlywed Jessica Haines said of her brave Navy man as he departed Cork for the Meditteranean yesterday: "I knew what I was marrying.
When Putin asked Royal Navy man Geoff, from Netherlee in Glasgow, where he was from, he told him, "Scotland" and was then warmly thanked for his service.
He added: "As a former Navy man myself, I can understand why he would have been upset."
The Mirpur Mathelo police along with help of navy man recovered body of boy from RD-31 of Maso canal near Khanpur Mahar.
Rai of army marksmanship got the better of Navy man Omkar Singh who shot 222.4 in the finals.
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MEMORIES: Navy man Austin Byrne, then and now (right)

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