angler

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noun an·gler \ˈaŋ-glər\

Definition of angler

  1. 1 :  one that angles

  2. 2 :  anglerfish

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First Known Use of angler

15th century


ANGLER Defined for English Language Learners

angler

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Definition of angler for English Language Learners

  • : a person who catches fish for pleasure


ANGLER Defined for Kids

angler

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noun an·gler \ˈaŋ-glər\

Definition of angler for Students

  1. :  a person who fishes with hook and line especially for pleasure


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