Definition of fisherfolk in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfiSHərˌfōk/

plural noun

People who catch fish for a living.
Example sentences
  • This is also true of innocent fisherfolk from both countries who regularly stray into each other's territorial waters and are detained for two, five, 10 years.
  • Next to the tourist sectors, the fisherfolk have been particularly badly hit.
  • And the fisherfolk always hope for a good catch.

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Syllabification: fish·er·folk

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