lob·​ster·​man | \ ˈläb-stər-mən How to pronounce lobsterman (audio) \

Definition of lobsterman

: one whose business is lobstering

Examples of lobsterman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Owner Don Lindgren, a specialist in books about food and drink, wears a lobsterman's beard and grows food on his small homestead a few miles away. Kevin West, Travel + Leisure, 12 Apr. 2021 Lyman Creel, a lobsterman, and his wife, Grace, have a son and a daughter, Wren, who is David's sometime girlfriend. Dan Cryer, Star Tribune, 5 Mar. 2021 Among them, everyday workers like Maine lobsterman Jason Joyce, Minnesota dairy farmer Cris Peterson, and Wisconsin’s John Peterson, owner of Schuette Metals. S.e. Cupp Tribune News Service (tns), Star Tribune, 27 Aug. 2020 The lineup also had a Maine lobsterman, a Wisconsin farmer and a Native American leader. Steve Peoples, Star Tribune, 26 Aug. 2020 Tuesday’s two-and-a-half-hour lineup also featured a Maine lobsterman, a Wisconsin farmer and a Native American leader. Anchorage Daily News, 26 Aug. 2020 Maine got its star turn as a lobsterman talked up Trump’s trade policies. Adam Goldman, New York Times, 25 Aug. 2020 Mainer shoppers can go to their local fish market, lobster co-op, or local lobsterman to purchase lobster. Sarah Downey, Washington Examiner, 12 May 2020 For the uninitiated, 62-year-old Hal Blood of Jackman, Maine, is a straight-talking Marine Corps veteran, former lobsterman, and deer-dogging savant who essentially picked up where Benoit left off. Gerry Bethge, Outdoor Life, 18 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of lobsterman

1881, in the meaning defined above

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“Lobsterman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lobsterman. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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