1. a beguiler who leads someone into danger (usually as part of a plot)
Syn: ↑decoy
Hyponyms: ↑roper, ↑shill
2. the person who steers a ship
Syn: ↑helmsman, ↑steersman
Derivationally related forms: ↑steer
mariner, ↑seaman, ↑tar, ↑Jack-tar, ↑Jack, ↑old salt, ↑seafarer, ↑gob, ↑sea dog
Hyponyms: ↑coxswain, ↑cox

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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