trawler

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noun trawl·er \ˈtrȯ-lər\

Definition of trawler

  1. 1 :  a boat used in trawling

  2. 2 :  a person who fishes by trawling

1629

First Known Use of trawler

1629


TRAWLER Defined for English Language Learners

trawler

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noun trawl·er \ˈtrȯ-lər\

Definition of trawler for English Language Learners

  • : a boat that is used for catching fish with a large net (called a trawl)


TRAWLER Defined for Kids

trawler

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noun trawl·er \ˈtrȯ-lər\

Definition of trawler for Students

  1. :  a boat used for fishing with a large net dragged along the sea bottom


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