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Synonyms for skipper
ˈskɪp ərskip·per

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. skippernoun

    a student who fails to attend classes

    master, sea captain, captain

  2. master, captain, sea captain, skippernoun

    an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship

    professional, police captain, master key, maitre d', master copy, police chief, chieftain, schoolmaster, original, passkey, maitre d'hotel, maestro, headwaiter, superior, victor, senior pilot, master, overlord, passe-partout, sea captain, headmaster, captain, lord

  3. captain, skipperverb

    the naval officer in command of a military ship

    maitre d'hotel, police captain, police chief, sea captain, maitre d', headwaiter, chieftain, master, captain, senior pilot

  4. skipperverb

    work as the skipper on a vessel

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. skippernoun

    master (of a small vessel), captain

  2. skippernoun

    (Ich.) saury-pike (scomberesox saurus)

  3. skippernoun

    [Ent.] cheese maggot

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. skippernoun

    sea-captain, cheese maggot

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "skipper":

    captain, commander, poweshiek, dacotae, boss, yucca, commandant

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  1. James Andrew Miller:

    I think they need to get their act together by the beginning of football season, it’s interesting to see what Pitaro’s patience level is going to be with it versus Skipper’s because Skipper gave birth to this.

  2. Jerrard Skipper:

    My dad woke me up. He was like,' I think it's a' tornado,' i went to Jerrard Skipper room and then the next thing I know, I heard a big boom noise, and a tree came crashing down right in the bedroom and just took the whole ceiling out -- you can see the sky.

  3. Democratic Socialist Red-Green Alliance:

    . Danish People Party is usually seen as a proponent of the Danish alliance with the United States. Taking the palace whispers more seriously, the spokesperson for the Democratic Socialist Red-Green Alliance, Pernille Skipper, wrote that.

  4. Richard Wilkinson:

    He doesnt want to stay in command of the ship, he wants to go home, because he wasnt happy to go back and pick up the broken pieces, but hes a professional skipper and needs to wait for a new crew to do a proper handover.

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