Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English homepage

Topic: SPORT

Date: 1300-1400
Language: Middle Dutch
Origin: schipper, from schip 'ship'

skipper

1 noun
     
skip‧per1 [countable] informal
1TTA the person in charge of a ship [= captain]
2DS the leader of a sports team [= captain]
Word of the Day
The SPORT
Word of the Day is:

Other related topics