a person or thing that reels.
a machine for burnishing the exterior and interior of seamless tubing.
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How to use reeler in a sentence
Anacostia Riverkeeper has been hosting Friday night fishing for reelers of all ages and skill levels.The best things to do in the D.C. area the week of Aug. 26-Sept. 1 | Anying Guo, Hau Chu, Fritz Hahn, Kelsey Ables | August 26, 2021 | Washington Post
It is, therefore, quite a hopeless task to reel silk unless the reeler is skilled.
Another grave defect in the estimates alluded to is that all the profit is assumed to be paid to the reeler.
The reeler is careful to remove any slight adhesions, by the application of a brush in the progress of her work.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines | Andrew Ure
Faults in quality or mistakes made in the spinning-room are often credited to the winder, beamer or reeler.Women in Modern Industry | B. L. Hutchins
Kedzie's story was progressing with cinematographic speed and with transitions almost as abrupt as the typical five-reeler.We Can't Have Everything | Rupert Hughes