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corsair

cor·sair

corsair

pronunciation:
kor seIr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a pirate or privateer, esp. along the Barbary Coast.
similar words:
buccaneer, pirate
definition 2: a swift ship used for piracy.
Word Parts
The word corsair contains the following part:
cur1, curr, cor1, corr, curs, cour1, cours Latin root that means to run