Synonyms for Boatman:

n.

crewman, docker, buccaneer, crew, cap'n, bosun, company. boatman (noun)
boater, waterman.
oarsman (noun)
ferryman, gondolier.
person (noun)
boater, waterman.
sailor (noun)
seaman, ferryman, yeoman, gondolier, pilot, ship man, mate, sailor, boater, barge-man, boatswain, captain, mariner, salt, navigator, tar, helmsman, steersman.

Other synonyms:

cap'n, crewman, bosun, buccaneer, docker. crew. company. Other relevant words:
crewman, docker, buccaneer, crew, waterman, bosun, company.

Usage examples for boatman

  1. There ware plenty of men to back him on that, includin' th' boatman what rowed them aboard. – Mr. Trunnell by T. Jenkins Hains
  2. His work with the volunteer corps had made him a first- class swimmer and a fair boatman – The Boy With the U. S. Life-Savers by Francis Rolt-Wheeler