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fisherman

Pronunciation: /ˈfɪʃərmən; ˈfɪʃəmən/

Translation of fisherman in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -men /-mən/)

  • 1.1 (professional) pescador, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • That would drive prices down and encourage fishermen to catch more fish to make the same amount of money.
    • The suggestion is that instead of fish, the fisherman himself has been caught in the net.
    • However, the vast majority of bait fishermen will use fresh fish roe wrapped round the hook or sometimes put in small bags.
    1.2 (amateur) pescador, (masculine, feminine)

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