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fish·er

 (fĭsh′ər)
n.
1. One that fishes, as a person or ship engaged in fishing: "Her son-in-law was a splendid fisher. One day he caught a beautiful big fish" (James Joyce).
2.
a. A carnivorous mammal (Martes pennanti) of northern North America, having thick, dark-brown fur. Also called pekan.
b. The fur of this animal.

fisher

(ˈfɪʃə)
n
1. a person who fishes; fisherman
2. (Animals)
a. a large North American marten, Martes pennanti, having thick dark brown fur
b. the fur of this animal
3. (Christian Churches, other) fisher of men an evangelist

Fisher

(ˈfɪʃə)
n
1. (Biography) Andrew. 1862–1928, Australian statesman, born in Scotland: prime minister of Australia (1908–09; 1910–13; 1914–15)
2. (Biography) Saint John. ?1469–1535, English prelate and scholar: executed for refusing to acknowledge Henry VIII as supreme head of the church. Feast day: June 22
3. (Biography) John Arbuthnot 1st Baron Fisher of Kilverstone. 1841–1920, British admiral; First Sea Lord (1904–10; 1914–15); introduced the dreadnought

fish•er

(ˈfɪʃ ər)

n.
1. a fisherman.
2. a dark-furred North American marten, Martes pennanti.
3. the fur of this animal.
[before 900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fisher - someone whose occupation is catching fishfisher - someone whose occupation is catching fish
troller, angler - a fisherman who uses a hook and line
skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker - a worker who has acquired special skills
trawler - a fisherman who use a trawl net
2.fisher - large dark brown North American arboreal carnivorous mammalfisher - large dark brown North American arboreal carnivorous mammal
marten, marten cat - agile slender-bodied arboreal mustelids somewhat larger than weasels
Translations
FischerFischermarder
kalur
amerikai fekete menyéthalász

fisher

n
(old, = fisherman) → Fischer m; fishers of men (Bibl) → Menschenfischer pl (Bibl)
(= animal)Fischfänger m