lobsterman


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lob·ster·man

 (lŏb′stər-mən)
n.
A man whose occupation is catching lobsters.

lobsterman

(ˈlɒbstəmən)
n, pl -men
a person who catches lobsters

lob•ster•man

(ˈlɒb stər mən)

n., pl. -men.
a person who traps lobsters.
[1880–85]
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lobsterman - a person whose occupation is catching lobsters
skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker - a worker who has acquired special skills
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