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synonyms for trawl

See also synonyms for: trawling

On this page you'll find 13 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to trawl, such as: drag, dragnet, line, net, seine, and troll.

How to use trawl in a sentence

  • Indeed, the pelicans enclosed the fish with their united wings in a regular line as close and compact as a trawl or drag-net.

    In the Wilds of Florida | W.H.G. Kingston
  • There is some ship-building, some brewing, with oyster and trawl fishing; the fishery engages nearly seven hundred persons.

    The Cornwall Coast | Arthur L. Salmon
  • Five soundings were taken, and, on July 9, the trawl was put over in three hundred and forty-five fathoms.

    The Home of the Blizzard | Douglas Mawson
  • We had been driving before a light westerly wind, when the trawl caught on the bottom and stopped the vessel.

    The Home of the Blizzard | Douglas Mawson

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