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trapper

[ trap-er ]SEE DEFINITION OF trapper

Synonyms for trapper

  • chaser
  • deerstalker
  • falconer
  • fisherman
  • hawker
  • huntress
  • huntsman
  • pursuer
  • sportsman
  • stalker
  • ferreter
  • pursuant
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TRAPPER

There must have been a sound, and he glanced over to the trapper for an explanation.

And before the trapper could make a protest he had drawn back into the horse shed.

This, by silent consent, was to be the reward of the trapper.

The trapper slapped his lank, leather-clad thigh in high approval.

Trapper Jim's idea seemed to be built on the principle that "like is cured by like."

Trapper Jim showed them how to cook some of the venison in a most appetizing way.

He had proved this by approaching the cabin of the trapper on the preceding night.

Trapper Jim was getting some of the bear meat in readiness for cooking.

The three whom Trapper Jim addressed just looked at each other and laughed.

"There are other reasons for getting the dog," continued the trapper.

WORD ORIGIN

"one who traps animals" (for fur, etc.), 1768, agent noun from trap (v.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR TRAPPER

hunter

nouna person who hunts
  • chaser
  • deerstalker
  • falconer
  • ferreter
  • fisherman
  • hawker
  • huntress
  • huntsman
  • pursuant
  • pursuer
  • sportsman
  • stalker
  • trapper
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