Definition of Sinbad the Sailor from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Sinbad the Sailor

 
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a character in one of the stories in the Arabian Nights. He is a sailor who has unusual and dangerous adventures each time he goes to sea. In the 19th century the story of his seven journeys became a popular subject for pantomimes in Britain.