Definition of angler in English:


Line breaks: an¦gler
Pronunciation: /ˈaŋglə


  • 1A person who fishes with a rod and line: a carp angler
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    • Some days were more kind, however, and anglers caught fish on wet fly and dapping.
    • They do catch some good fish but so do anglers float fishing in close with big baits.
    • The angler can fish the planer, and the following bait, as far out from the bank as he wishes.
    informal rod
    archaic fisher
    rare piscator
  • 1.1 short for anglerfish.

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