corsair: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kôr'sâr), [key]
- a fast ship used for piracy.
- a pirate, esp. formerly of the Barbary Coast.
- (cap.)a gull-winged, propeller-driven fighter plane built for the U.S. Navy in World War II and kept in service into the early 1950s.
- corsair (Thesaurus)