Synonyms of marine


1. Marine, devil dog, leatherneck, shipboard soldier, serviceman, military man, man, military personnel

usage: a member of the United States Marine Corps

2. marine, soldier

usage: a soldier who serves both on shipboard and on land


1. marine

usage: of or relating to the sea; "marine explorations"

2. nautical, maritime, marine

usage: relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen; "nautical charts"; "maritime law"; "marine insurance"

3. marine

usage: of or relating to military personnel who serve both on land and at sea (specifically the U.S. Marine Corps); "marine barracks"

4. marine, deep-sea, oceangoing, seafaring, seagoing, oceanic, offshore, oversea, overseas, suboceanic, subocean

usage: relating to or characteristic of or occurring on or in the sea

5. marine, aquatic (vs. terrestrial) (vs. amphibious)

usage: native to or inhabiting the sea; "marine plants and animals such as seaweed and whales"

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Definition and meaning of marine (Dictionary)