Definition of trawler in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtrôlər/


A fishing boat used for trawling.
Example sentences
  • Euro-MPs are today debating proposals to give trawlers from Spain unlimited fishing rights to nearby Irish waters.
  • It had more fish, too, although sections were severely impacted by the armada of trawlers and fishing camps.
  • Coastal fishing communities had been protesting the invasion of their fishing grounds by the trawlers.

Words that rhyme with trawler

brawler, caller, crawler, drawler, faller, forestaller, hauler, installer, mauler, Paula, stonewaller

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Syllabification: trawl·er

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