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angler

Line breaks: an¦gler
Pronunciation: /ˈaŋɡlə
 
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Definition of angler in English:

noun

1A person who fishes with a rod and line: a carp angler
More example sentences
  • 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.
Synonyms
informal rod
archaic fisher
rare piscator
1.1 short for anglerfish.

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