Definition of sailorly in US English:



  • See sailor

    • ‘I found health and happiness living free in the sailorly life on unpolluted oceans, and you can, too.’
    • ‘Tom Waits's 1985 album Rain Dogs contains the lyric "Sixteen men on a dead man's chest" and other piratical and sailorly phrases.’
    • ‘Fielding took a large swig from the mug in true sailorly fashion.’