What is buccaneer?

  • (noun): Someone who robs at sea or plunders the land from the sea without having a commission from any sovereign nation.
    Synonyms: pirate, sea robber, sea rover
    See also — Additional definitions below


The buccaneers were pirates who attacked Spanish shipping in the Caribbean Sea during the 17th century.

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More definitions of "buccaneer":

  • (verb): Live like a buccaneer.