Synonyms for oarsman:
crew, regatta, coxswain, row, oarswoman, cox, four.
cox, rowing, regatta, row, crew, oarswoman, coxswain, scull, four.
Other synonyms and related words:
cox, rower, regatta, row, crew, oarswoman, coxswain, rowing, four.
Usage examples for oarsman:
- When an oarsman is exhausted in a race, it is of supreme importance that, though unable to do his full share of work, he should not mar the swing and style of the rest. - "Boating", W. B. Woodgate Commentator: Harvey Mason.
- Abercrombie Smith, with the intuition of an old oarsman, chose his position at the point where he knew that the struggle, if there were a struggle, would come. - "Round the Red Lamp Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life", Arthur Conan Doyle.
- Well, if you had been born an Englishman, we'd make an oarsman out of you yet! - "The Stolen Singer", Martha Idell Fletcher Bellinger.