captain bligh definition

  • noun:
    • Brit admiral; had been captain of the H.M.S. Bounty in 1789 whenever an element of the staff mutinied and set him afloat in an open vessel; 2-3 weeks later he appeared safely in Timor 4,000 kilometers away (1754-1817)
    • British admiral; had been captain associated with H.M.S. Bounty in 1789 when the main team mutinied and put him afloat in an open ship; a couple weeks later he arrived properly in Timor 4,000 kilometers away (1754-1817)
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