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  • Belay there
  • Between the Devil and the deep blue sea ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Boat person
  • Boat race ( Cockney rhyming slang for face )
  • Boston Tar Baby ( Nickname of boxer Sam Langford )
  • Britannia rules the waves
  • Castles made of sand fall into the sea eventually
  • Clap him in irons
  • Clear the decks
  • Come about
  • Cut and run ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Davy Jones' locker ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Deep sea data diving
  • Deeper Than The Deep Blue Sea ( Frank Sinatra song )
  • Don't give up the ship ( Cutty Sark Whisky advertising slogan )
  • Don't make waves
  • Don't rock the boat
  • Don't spoil the ship for a ha'pworth of tar
  • Flotsam and jetsam
  • Fresh off the boat
  • From sea to shining sea
  • Full fathom five
  • Full of piss and vinegar
  • Go by the board ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Go down with the ship
  • Go for a soldier ( Enlist in the army )
  • Hands across the sea
  • Hello sailor
  • If all the world were Jell-O, And whipped cream filled the sea, Then the only spoon from here to the moon Would have to belong to me ( Jell-O Gelatin Dessert advertising slogan )
  • In full sail
  • In the offing
  • In the same boat
  • Jolly jack tar
  • Jump ship
  • Kiss me Hardy ( Admiral Nelson quotation )
  • Know the ropes
  • Learn the ropes
  • Like rats leaving a sinking ship
  • Loose cannon
  • Make sail
  • Messing about in boats
  • Miss the boat
  • Mother ship
  • Mr. Midshipman Easy ( Frederick Marryat book )
  • My ship has come in
  • Navy blue
  • Old salt
  • On the fiddle
  • Pipe down
  • Play the old soldier
  • Push the boat out
  • Rear admiral ( naval rank )
  • Row, row, row your boat
  • Rum do
  • Run a tight ship
  • Sail away
  • Sail close to the wind
  • Sail into
  • Sailing under false colours
  • Sailor's farewell
  • Sea Bass ( Nickname of Sebastian Janikowski )
  • Sea change ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Sea level
  • Senior Service satisfy ( Senior Service cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Set sail
  • Shake a leg
  • Shape up or ship out
  • She sells sea shells on the sea shore
  • Ship of fools
  • Ship shape and Bristol fashion
  • Ship to shore
  • Shiver me timbers
  • Show a leg
  • Soldier of fortune
  • Soldier on
  • Son of a gun
  • Sound out
  • Splice the mainbrace
  • Sun, sea and sand
  • Swing the lead
  • Taken aback
  • That ship has sailed
  • The Adventure of the Blanched Soldier ( Sherlock Holmes story )
  • The Big Ship Sails on The Ally-Ally-Oh ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The Bride Of The Sea ( Nickname of Venice Italy )
  • The Flying Fisherman ( Nickname of Roscoe Vernon Gaddis )
  • The Old Man And The Sea ( Spencer Tracy movie )
  • The Owl and the Pussycat went to sea in a beautiful pea-green boat ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • The bitter end
  • The deep blue sea
  • The few, the proud, the Marines ( United States Marine Corps advertising slogan )
  • The sun is over the yardarm
  • There's plenty more fish in the sea
  • This precious stone set in the silver sea, this sceptered isle
  • Three sheets to the wind
  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy ( John Le Carre book )
  • Twenty thousand leagues under the sea
  • Walk the plank
  • War baby ( someone born during the war - especially the illegitimate child of a soldier )
  • We're gonna need a bigger boat ( Jaws advertising tagline )
  • Whatever floats your boat
  • Women and children first
  • Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum
  • Yo ho ho me hearties
  • You know what sailors are
  • You're going to need a bigger boat ( Jaws )

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