Definition of Crew

Crew means: imp. of Crow

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Crew means: imp. of Crow

Meaning of Crew

Crew means: imp. of Crow

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Crew (n.): In an extended sense, any small body of men associated for a purpose; a gang; as (Naut.), the carpenter's crew; the boatswain's crew.

Crew (imp.): of Crow

Crew (): imp. of Crow

Crew (n.): The Manx shearwater.

Crew (n.): A company of people associated together; an assemblage; a throng.

Serang (n.): The boatswain of a Lascar or East Ondian crew.

Pipe (v. t.): To call or direct, as a crew, by the boatswain's whistle.

Pipe (n.): A boatswain's whistle, used to call the crew to their duties; also, the sound of it.

Beakhead (n.): A small platform at the fore part of the upper deck of a vessel, which contains the water closets of the crew.

Coach (n.): A special tutor who assists in preparing a student for examination; a trainer; esp. one who trains a boat's crew for a race.

Boatswain (n.): An officer who has charge of the boats, sails, rigging, colors, anchors, cables, cordage, etc., of a ship, and who also summons the crew, and performs other duties.

Cockswain (n.): The steersman of a boat; a petty officer who has charge of a boat and its crew.

Pratique (n.): Primarily, liberty of converse; intercourse; hence, a certificate, given after compliance with quarantine regulations, permitting a ship to land passengers and crew; -- a term used particularly in the south of Europe.

Bargemastter (n.): The proprietor or manager of a barge, or one of the crew of a barge.

Sailor (n.): One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman.

Bargeman (n.): The man who manages a barge, or one of the crew of a barge.

Captain (n.): A person having authority over others acting in concert; as, the captain of a boat's crew; the captain of a football team.

Watch (n.): That part, usually one half, of the officers and crew, who together attend to the working of a vessel for an allotted time, usually four hours. The watches are designated as the port watch, and the starboard watch.

Reptile (a.): Hence: Groveling; low; vulgar; as, a reptile race or crew; reptile vices.

Scratch (a.): Made, done, or happening by chance; arranged with little or no preparation; determined by circumstances; haphazard; as, a scratch team; a scratch crew for a boat race; a scratch shot in billiards.

Crew (n.): The company of seamen who man a ship, vessel, or at; the company belonging to a vessel or a boat.

Protest (v.): A declaration made by the master of a vessel before a notary, consul, or other authorized officer, upon his arrival in port after a disaster, stating the particulars of it, and showing that any damage or loss sustained was not owing to the fault of the vessel, her officers or crew, but to the perils of the sea, etc., ads the case may be, and protesting against them.

Company (n.): The crew of a ship, including the officers; as, a whole ship's company.

Allowance (n.): To put upon a fixed allowance (esp. of provisions and drink); to supply in a fixed and limited quantity; as, the captain was obliged to allowance his crew; our provisions were allowanced.

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Meaning of CREW

CREW means: Crew is British slang for a street gang.Crew is American slang for a group of young people.

Meaning of Crew

Crew means: , (cru) n.,  A group of friends.  “We’re going to let her hang out with our crew this weekend.”  [Etym., 90’s youth culture]

Meaning of SHORT-TIME CREW

SHORT-TIME CREW means: Crew working overtime but not yet affected by the sixteen-hour law. (See dogcatchers)

Meaning of J-Crew clone

J-Crew clone means: Fraternity brother. Don't go in that bar; it's full of J-Crew clones.

Meaning of Slops

Slops means: Crew store managed by crew members offering everything from snacks to toiletries. Originally the name given to clothing that was issued to seamen.

Meaning of Crew Cut

Crew Cut means: A short haircut given to the whole ship crew.

Meaning of WRECKING CREW

WRECKING CREW means: Relief crew. Derogatory term derived from the difficulty regular men sometimes experience in rearranging a car after it has been used by relief men

Meaning of MONKEY

MONKEY means: When a crew has been on duty sixteen hours and is caught out on the road, the monkey gets them and they are required by ICC rules to tie -up until a new crew comes. (See dogcatchers)

Meaning of Goofy Time

Goofy Time means: A way to describe the effect of a lengthy evolution on crew vigilance. For example, near the end of a long running replenishment at sea, the crew may tend to get careless. Also called "stupid time".

Meaning of Crew

Crew means: Personnel, excluding the Master, who serve on board a vessel (also excludes the passengers on passenger ships). In some cases a differentiation between officers and ratings is made; but officers are "crew" in a legal sense.

Meaning of Crew

Crew means: The body of people who work on a ship. Traditional nautical usage normally separates officers from crew, though the two groups combine to form the "Ship's Company". Derived from the old Norse word "accrue", meaning to gather.

Meaning of Son of a gun

Son of a gun means: When in port, and with the crew restricted to the ship for any extended period of time, wives and ladies of easy virtue often were allowed to live aboard along with the crew. Infrequently, but not uncommonly, children were born aboard, and a convenient place for this was between guns on the gun deck.

Meaning of CRIB

CRIB means: A group of people who work together for a common cause. Originally a slang used by the Mob for a crew of men who work to rob, steel and extort money. In Hip Hop a crew can also be a group of MC's (rappers), BBOYS, WRITERS (graffiti artists).

Meaning of CRIB

CRIB means: A group of people who work together for a common cause. Originally a slang used by the Mob for a crew of men who work to rob, steel and extort money. In Hip Hop a crew can also be a group of MC's (rappers), BBOYS, WRITERS (graffiti artists).

Meaning of Wakey Wakey

Wakey Wakey means: The pipe made when it is time for the crew to awake. Normally, it is done at 7AM. When done on a boatswain's call the pipe is very long and drawn out, thus increasing the chance that the crew will wake up sufficiently and not fall back to sleep.

Meaning of Bare Boat Charter

Bare Boat Charter means: A charter in which the bare ship is chartered without crew; the charterer, for a stipulated sum taking over the vessel for a stated period of time, with a minimum of restrictions; the charterer appoints the master and the crew and pays all running expenses.

Meaning of Splice the Main Brace

Splice the Main Brace means: A traditional term in the British Navy for serving out an additional tot of rum or grog to a ship's crew. In sailing ship days the main brace was spliced (in terms of drink) in very bad weather or after a period of severe exertion by the crew.

Meaning of SQUAD

SQUAD means: a squad is a basic organizational institution in the United States Army and Marine Corps. A sergeant usually commands the squad, and the squad is composed of two teams of four men each. A tank and its crew is considered the squad for an armored unit, as is the howitzer or gun and its crew in an artillery unit. Pg. 427

Meaning of No Room To Swing a Cat

No Room To Swing a Cat means: During the whipping punishment using the "cat o' nine tails," all hands were called on deck to witness. With a full crew, the deck could be so crowded that the cat o' nine tails was difficult to use without hitting other crew members. In other words, there was "no room to swing a cat."

Meaning of Crew List

Crew List means: List prepared by the master of a ship showing the full names, nationality, passport or discharge book number, rank and age of every officer and crew member engaged on board that ship. This serves as one of the essential ship's documents which is always requested to be presented and handed over to the customs and immigration authorities when they board the vessel on arrival.

Meaning of Crew

Crew means: In an extended sense, any small body of men associated for a purpose; a gang; as (Naut.), the carpenter's crew; the boatswain's crew.

Meaning of Crew

Crew means: of Crow

Meaning of Crew

Crew means: imp. of Crow

Meaning of Crew

Crew means: The Manx shearwater.

Meaning of Crew

Crew means: A company of people associated together; an assemblage; a throng.

Meaning of Serang

Serang means: The boatswain of a Lascar or East Ondian crew.

Meaning of Pipe

Pipe means: To call or direct, as a crew, by the boatswain's whistle.

Meaning of Pipe

Pipe means: A boatswain's whistle, used to call the crew to their duties; also, the sound of it.

Meaning of Beakhead

Beakhead means: A small platform at the fore part of the upper deck of a vessel, which contains the water closets of the crew.

Meaning of Coach

Coach means: A special tutor who assists in preparing a student for examination; a trainer; esp. one who trains a boat's crew for a race.

Meaning of Boatswain

Boatswain means: An officer who has charge of the boats, sails, rigging, colors, anchors, cables, cordage, etc., of a ship, and who also summons the crew, and performs other duties.

Meaning of Cockswain

Cockswain means: The steersman of a boat; a petty officer who has charge of a boat and its crew.

Meaning of Pratique

Pratique means: Primarily, liberty of converse; intercourse; hence, a certificate, given after compliance with quarantine regulations, permitting a ship to land passengers and crew; -- a term used particularly in the south of Europe.

Meaning of Bargemastter

Bargemastter means: The proprietor or manager of a barge, or one of the crew of a barge.

Meaning of Sailor

Sailor means: One who follows the business of navigating ships or other vessels; one who understands the practical management of ships; one of the crew of a vessel; a mariner; a common seaman.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Bander

Bander means: One banded with others.

Meaning of Calculate

Calculate means: To make a calculation; to forecast consequences; to estimate; to compute.

Meaning of Crane

Crane means: To stretch, as a crane stretches its neck; as, to crane the neck disdainfully.

Meaning of Duress

Duress means: Hardship; constraint; pressure; imprisonment; restraint of liberty.

Meaning of Temporalities

Temporalities means: of Temporality

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of squaddie mattress

squaddie mattress means: Noun. A woman who sexually prefers soldiers. See 'squaddie'. [Military use]

Meaning of fridge

fridge means: refrigerator

Meaning of cybersex

cybersex means: This is like phone sex, one gets in a chat room, with others and writes erotic conversation, and jacks off. [Eric, wouldn't have sex with me, but I would always catch him having cybersex].

Meaning of blog

blog means: Shortened version of 'weblog'. Originally the weblog was a form of online diary where people listed the things they did during the day. These were usually so boring they quickly expanded into a means of voicing opinions otherwise left unheard. Well they are *still* unheard, but at least they are 'out there' for anyone to dig up. Currently the 'blog' has expanded in use almost to an art form and there are now millions of blog sites where people who feel otherwise disenfranchised can voice their opinions. The tide seems to be beginning to turn however as more and more people realise that essentially writing to and for oneself is a less satisfactory a means of communication that they'd thought.

Meaning of Belch water

Belch water means: Seltzer or soda water

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