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shrimper

[ shrim-per ]
/ ˈʃrɪm pər /
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noun
a shrimp fisherman.
a boat used for shrimping.
Informal. a shrimp.
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Origin of shrimper

First recorded in 1850–55; shrimp + -er1

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