- an awkward stupid person
- an inexperienced sailor; a sailor on the first voyage
[ Confer dial. Swedish lubber
. See Looby
.] A heavy, clumsy, or awkward fellow; a sturdy drone; a clown. « Lingering lubbers
lose many a penny.» Tusser. Land lubber
, a name given in contempt by sailors to a person who l...
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A heavy, clumsy, or awkward fellow; a sturdy drone; a clown. 'Lingering lubbers lose many a penny.' (Tusser) Land lubber, a name given in contempt by sailors to a person who lives on land. Lubber grasshopper, a hole in the floor of the 'top,' next the mast, through which sailors may go aloft without going over the rim by the futtock shrouds. It is ...
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• (n.) A heavy, clumsy, or awkward fellow; a sturdy drone; a clown.
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An awkward, clumsy, unseamanlike fellow. LAND-LUBBER
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an inexperienced, clumsy sailor.
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