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trawl·er

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

(ˈtrɔːlə)
n
1. (Fishing) a vessel used for trawling
2. (Fishing) a person who trawls
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

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]
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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
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Translations
سَفينَة صَيْد
trauler
trawler
fenékhálós halászhajó
togari
trol gemisi

trawler

[ˈtrɔːləʳ] Ntrainera f, barco m pesquero de arrastre
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

trawler

[ˈtrɔːlər] nchalutier m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

trawler

n (= boat)Fischdampfer m, → Trawler m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

trawler

[ˈtrɔːləʳ] npeschereccio (per la pesca a strascico)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
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References in periodicals archive ?
The sums involved are relatively modest, but they will still feel like a slap in the face to trawlermen who have done so much over the years to help conserve and rebuild stocks of their staple species.
Channel 5's Trawlermen: Celebs at Sea didn't sound appealing, but it was a good watch.
TRAWLERMEN: CELEBS AT SEA (Channel 5, 9pm) In this compelling new series.
HERE we go again, why do the French trawlermen think they have the god given right to attack British trawlers while they quite legally fish in EU waters.
I just wanted to do a job and do it properly because our trawlermen more than deserved it."
I can imagine that trawlermen from Lands End to John O' Groats will also be very pleased to hear the news.
SCOTLAND'S fishing grounds are deadlier than the notorious waters of Alaska, with 17 trawlermen losing their lives in our seas in the past two years.
Fogle .shed for haddock and cod out of Peterhead in Trawlermen's Lives, working up to 24 hours with no rest.
TRAWLERMEN'S LIVES Wed ITV 8pm NEW SERIES He found fame as a Castaway and rowed the Atlantic - but nothing could prepare Ben Fogle for his latest TV show.
Wicklow RNLI volunteer Tommy Dover paid tribute to the trawlermen saying they had saved four lives.
| Trawlermen (2006) - This BBC documentary captured the highs and lows of the people who work on trawlers based in Fraserburgh and Peterhead.