trawler


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trawl·er

 (trô′lər)
n.
1. A vessel used for trawling.
2. One who trawls.

trawler

(ˈtrɔːlə)
n
1. (Fishing) a vessel used for trawling
2. (Fishing) a person who trawls

trawl•er

(ˈtrɔ lər)

n.
1. any of various types of vessels used in fishing with a trawl net.
2. a person who trawls.
[1590–1600]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trawler - a fisherman who use a trawl nettrawler - a fisherman who use a trawl net  
fisher, fisherman - someone whose occupation is catching fish
2.trawler - a fishing boat that uses a trawl net or dragnet to catch fishtrawler - a fishing boat that uses a trawl net or dragnet to catch fish
fishing boat, fishing smack, fishing vessel - a vessel for fishing; often has a well to keep the catch alive
Translations
سَفينَة صَيْد
trauler
trawler
fenékhálós halászhajó
togari
trol gemisi

trawler

[ˈtrɔːləʳ] Ntrainera f, barco m pesquero de arrastre

trawler

[ˈtrɔːlər] nchalutier m

trawler

n (= boat)Fischdampfer m, → Trawler m

trawler

[ˈtrɔːləʳ] npeschereccio (per la pesca a strascico)

trawl

(troːl) noun
a wide-mouthed, bag-shaped net used to catch sea fish.
verb
to fish with a trawl.
ˈtrawler noun
a fishing-boat used in trawling.
References in classic literature ?
It was my idea," he said, "to hire a steam trawler from Yarmouth.
I tell you, Harve, there ain't money in Gloucester'u'd hire me to ship on a reg'lar trawler.
GHOTKI -- A speeding trawler hit a 13-year-old boy while crossing a road near Khuhawar bus stop and as a result he died on the spot on Monday.
According to detail a trawler collided with a motor cycle at national highway near drib mehar shah resulted one woman Mst Suhini Khatoon Gopnag died on the spot while her husband Allah Dino Gopang injured who brought to Gambat hospital for treatment.
A trawler going from Karachi to Mirphur Khas smashed a car and turned turtle at National Highway Bridge located in Uch Sharif area on Friday, leaving a person dead, while several others injured.
Earlier on the 21st June, Naval personnel attached to a Fast Attack Craft belonging to the Northern Naval Command arrested 4 Indian poachers along with a fishing trawler engaged in illegal fishing practices in Sri Lankan territorial waters Northwest of Delft Island.
MATIAR -- Two persons were killed when a trawler hit a motorcyle at National Highway near Matiari on Monday.
A recently concluded investigation into the 2015 deaths of two Irish fishing trawler crewmembers, including a Filipino, stated that toxic gas from a mixture of stagnant water and seawater in the boat's refrigeration system killed the two.
The remand of the 41-year-old man suspected of smuggling 27 refugees from Syria in a trawler that was rescued last week off Akamas, was extended for six more days by the Paphos district court on Saturday.
A global chase of a trawler for illegal fishing is a thrilling high-seas adventure tale: "For 110 days and more than 10,000 nautical miles across two seas and three oceans, the Bob Barker and a companion ship, both operated by the environmental organizationA Sea Shepherd, had trailed the trawler, with the three captains close enough to watch one another's cigarette breaks and on-deck workout routines," reports Ian Urbina for the New York Times.
A RUSSIAN fishing trawler has sunk in just 15 minutes in the icy waters off Russia's Far East coast, killing at least 56 of its 132 crew members, rescue workers said.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Thirteen people are still missing following the sinking of the Dalniy Vostok fishing freezer trawler in the Sea of Okhotsk, a local emergencies source told RIA Novosti on Friday.