Definition of dragger in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈdraɡər/


North American
A trawler.
Example sentences
  • He said, ‘in the 1960's English and Polish draggers, and the use of gill nets which caught the breeding fish, all played a part in the demise of the cod’.
  • Shelburne County Resident: dragger quotas are the same as last year.
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