Origin of trawl
OTHER WORDS FROM trawltrawl·a·ble, adjectivetrawl·a·bil·i·ty, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH trawltrawl , troll
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How to use trawl in a sentence
Every accessible square meter of the North Sea was being hit approximately twice per year by a trawl.The Human Error Darwin Inspired - Issue 90: Something Green|Aaron Hirsh|September 30, 2020|Nautilus
Why, I offered to thrash him and his two boys only three weeks ago, for hanging around after dark where I had a trawl set.The Rival Campers Afloat|Ruel Perley Smith
Indeed, the pelicans enclosed the fish with their united wings in a regular line as close and compact as a trawl or drag-net.In the Wilds of Florida|W.H.G. Kingston
There is some ship-building, some brewing, with oyster and trawl fishing; the fishery engages nearly seven hundred persons.The Cornwall Coast|Arthur L. Salmon
Five soundings were taken, and, on July 9, the trawl was put over in three hundred and forty-five fathoms.
We had been driving before a light westerly wind, when the trawl caught on the bottom and stopped the vessel.