marine

  1. a member of the United States Marine Corps

    Synonyms : devil dog, leatherneck, shipboard soldier
    Type Of : military man, serviceman, man, military personnel
  2. relating to or involving ships or shipping or navigation or seamen

    Synonyms : maritime, nautical
    Examples :
    • marine insurance
  3. a soldier who serves both on shipboard and on land

    Type Of : soldier
  4. native to or inhabiting the sea

    Examples :
    • marine plants and animals such as seaweed and whales
  5. of or relating to military personnel who serve both on land and at sea (specifically the U.S. Marine Corps)

    Examples :
    • marine barracks
  6. of or relating to the sea

    Examples :
    • marine explorations
  7. relating to or characteristic of or occurring on or in the sea

mink

  1. fur coat made from the soft lustrous fur of minks

    Synonyms : mink coat
    Type Of : fur coat
  2. slender-bodied semiaquatic mammal having partially webbed feet; valued for its fur

    Type Of : mustelid, musteline mammal, musteline
  3. the expensive fur of a mink

    Type Of : fur, pelt

modern era

  1. the present or recent times

    Type Of : epoch, era

might

  1. physical strength

    Synonyms : mightiness, power
    Type Of : strength

musings

  1. deeply or seriously thoughtful

    Synonyms : brooding, broody, contemplative, meditative, pensive, pondering, reflective, ruminative
  2. a calm, lengthy, intent consideration

    Synonyms : contemplation, reflection, reflexion, rumination, thoughtfulness
    Type Of : consideration

maladies

  1. impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism

    Synonyms : illness, sickness, unwellness
    Type Of : health problem, ill health, unhealthiness
  2. any unwholesome or desperate condition

    Type Of : condition, status

merry

  1. offering fun and gaiety

    Synonyms : festal, festive, gay
    Examples :
    • a merry evening
  2. full of or showing high-spirited merriment

    Synonyms : gay, jocund, jolly, jovial, mirthful
    Examples :
    • have a merry Christmas
    • peals of merry laughter
  3. quick and energetic

    Synonyms : alert, brisk, lively, rattling, snappy, spanking, zippy
    Examples :
    • a merry chase

mitigated

  1. made less severe or intense

    Antonyms : unmitigated
    Examples :
    • he gladly accepted the mitigated penalty

muskmelons

  1. any of several varieties of vine whose fruit has a netted rind and edible flesh and a musky smell

    Synonyms : cucumis melo, sweet melon, sweet melon vine
    Type Of : melon, melon vine
  2. the fruit of a muskmelon vine; any of several sweet melons related to cucumbers

    Synonyms : sweet melon
    Type Of : melon

masseur

  1. a male massager

    Type Of : massager