- 1. adjectivea) Following a life at sea.
There was absolutely nothing about the body to suggest that it might possibly in life have known a maritime experience. It was the body of a low type of man or a high type of beast. In neither instance would it have been of a seafaring race. Therefore I deduced that it was native to Capronathat it lived inland, and that it had fallen or been hurled from the cliffs above.2. nounThe work, or calling of a sailor.