fisherman

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noun fish·er·man \-mən\

Definition of fisherman

  1. 1 :  one who engages in fishing as an occupation or for pleasure

  2. 2 :  a ship used in commercial fishing

Examples of fisherman in a sentence

  1. <fishermen sorting out their catch>

15th Century

First Known Use of fisherman

15th century


FISHERMAN Defined for English Language Learners

fisherman

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noun fish·er·man \-mən\

Definition of fisherman for English Language Learners

  • : a person (especially a man) who catches fish


FISHERMAN Defined for Kids

fisherman

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noun fish·er·man \ˈfi-shər-mən\

Definition of fisherman for Students

plural

fishermen

\-mən\
  1. :  a person who fishes



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