buccaneer buccaneer  /ˌbə kə ˈnir/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who robs at sea or plunders the land from the sea without having a commission from any sovereign nation
  2. (v) live like a buccaneer

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The difference, a tour guide informed me on a recent trip to Cartagena, between a pirate and a buccaneer is that latter is officially sanctioned by a state.
  2. He's an '80s-style corporate buccaneer who plundered Western Union, rattled American Brands and took runs at Prime Computer and RJR Nabisco.
  3. His father is not only a self-made millionaire in the buccaneer Onassis mold, but also a former professor of law at the Athens Graduate School of Economics and Business Science.

News

  1. Buccaneer Bay Water Park is back in Hancock County

    The Buccaneer Bay Water Park at Buccaneer State Park reopened on Thursday in Hancock County.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Picayune Item

  2. Buccaneer Energy Announces Special U.S. Shareholder Meeting

    Buccaneer Energy today announced a special U.S. shareholder briefing to be held on Thursday, June 20, 2013, at 6:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time at the Company's headquart
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Buccaneer Bay Water Park opens to rave reviews

    The grand reopening of Buccaneer Bay Water Park in Waveland attracted hundreds of folks from Louisiana and Mississippi Thursday. The water park has been closed since being destroyed by Hurricane Katrina. Eight years later, a $5 million re-construction project has brought the park back.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WLOX-TV Biloxi

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Quotes

  1. "This was my first choice," Ward said yesterday when he was introduced by the Bucs. "I told my agent when this whole process started, 'Get me to Tampa.' I'm here. I'm a Buccaneer. I just felt it's a great fit."
    on Mar 4, 2009 By: Derrick Ward Source: Newsday

  2. "I am thankful for my Tampa Bay Buccaneer experience - in its entirety. It all started here and now in my second term I know I have been blessed to be a Tampa Bay Buccaneer in the NFL. I am thankful for the ownership, coaching, every teammate and...
    on Feb 25, 2009 By: Warrick Dunn Source: Central Florida News 13|

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