Adjective "salvors" definition and examples

(Salvors may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈsalvɔː//ˈsalvə/

Definitions and examples

noun

A person engaged in salvage of a ship or items lost at sea.
  1. 'a log salvor'
  2. 'Speaking after a logistic meeting with the salvors, ships agents and other authorities late last night, Kroon said yesterday had been spent making sure the vessel was prepared to withstand the expected storm.'
  3. 'Most of the fuel has been removed off the TMP Sagitarius, but salvors are still struggling to remove fuel oil off the Nino as gale force winds yesterday cause havoc with recovery attempts.'

More definitions

1. a person who salvages or helps to salvage a ship, cargo, etc.

More examples(as adjective)

"associations can be salvors."

"resources can be salvors."

"plans can be salvors."

"claims can be salvors."

Origin

(salvor)