Definition of lobster pot in English:

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lobster pot

Pronunciation: /ˈläbstər ˌpät/
(also lobster trap)


A cratelike or basketlike trap in which lobsters are caught.
Example sentences
  • Your dad caught it in a lobster pot he found on one of his famous forays on the beach.
  • Of course, as we hadn't caught one, I had insisted this be carried over, especially as Paul had had so much fun playing the lobster pot I picked up the rod while Davy fitted me up with the fighting harness.
  • A seahorse clings to a lobster pot at Lynch's Reef, Kaikoura

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Syllabification: lob·ster pot

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