trawler

[ traw-ler ]
/ ˈtrɔ lər /

noun

a person who trawls.
any of various types of vessels used in fishing with a trawl net.

Origin of trawler

First recorded in 1590–1600; trawl + -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for trawler

trawler

/ (ˈtrɔːlə) /

noun

a vessel used for trawling
a person who trawls

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