Noun(1) the helmsman of a ship's boat or a racing crew
(1) When the tender is safely alongside the ship, climb aboard when the coxswain tells you to.(2) Each of the four participating countries entered thirteen rowers - five women, seven men and a coxswain .(3) It's not often you get to witness a relaxed coxswain .(4) The sailors and coxswain running the whaleboat pushed off again to help the others towing away the wreckage.(5) The boat's coxswain will need to know where you are long before you surface.(6) He was a Navy assault coxswain aboard the USS Talladega during the Vietnam War.(7) The coxswain sped his boat further on, arrows and bullets whizzing past their heads.(8) The coxswain may ask you to swim away from the reef at this time.(9) Under the encouragement of their coxswain , Oliver Blach, they moved up to first, one seat at a time.(10) His late father was a coxswain on a boat, his mother a factory worker.(11) As coxswain , I would steer, control the pace, and act as the eyes of the oarsmen, who were facing backward.(12) The coxswain is fitted snugly into the bow end of the boat steering and motivating the crew.(13) As a coxswain , Presacan will be an essential part of her rowing team.(14) The coxswain gets a situation report from the coastguard and picks his crew.(15) The coxswains pushed off into the river and into safety.(16) The Navy coxswains boarded their respective Lampreys, and crewmen in the preparation room sealed the main hatches.
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