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Skipper

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noun - Skipper it the captain or master of any vessel or a coach, director, or other leader of a sports team.

Origin[edit]

From Middle English, from Middle Dutch, from scip, ship, or from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch schipper shipper.

Usage[edit]

The skipper was worried about the increasing wind during the channel crossing.

Synonym[edit]

captain, escort pilot, boat pilot, boatman

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