lubber lubber  /ˈlə bər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an awkward stupid person
  2. (n) an inexperienced sailor; a sailor on the first voyage

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The awkward, gangling lubber beside the driver gravely touched his two-star cap.
  2. You called me a lubber on an earlier thread.
  3. The way the postcards picture it, the Atlantic Ocean off Miami is a land lubber's delight where only the antics of frolicking porpoises disturb the serenity of the Gulf Stream.

News

  • Changes in the Management Board of Arctic Paper

    GÖTEBORG, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Arctic Paper (STO:ARP) Micha? Jarczy?ski, CEO of Arctic Paper S.A., has submitted his resignation, effective on 15th July 2013 of this year. Meanwhile, the Supervisory Board has entrusted the function of acting CEO of Arctic Paper to Mr Wolfgang Lubber the current Member of Management Board and Sales & Marketing Director. The Supervisory Board ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Business Wire

Quotes

  • John Giles and Graeme Souness said nothing, certainly not "the ball was my lubber".
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Graeme Souness Source: Irish Times

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