Definition of trawler in English:


Syllabification: trawl·er
Pronunciation: /ˈtrôlər


  • A fishing boat used for trawling.
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    • 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.

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