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synonyms for trawler

  • fisher
  • lobsterman
  • troller
  • clam digger
  • piscator
  • rodman
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How to use trawler in a sentence

To meet growing global demand for salmon, huge trawlers pillage the fisheries off the coast of West Africa and Peru, robbing subsistence fishers of their livelihood and increasing food insecurity.
3 REASONS TO AVOID FARMED SALMONDOUGLAS FRANTZ AND CATHERINE COLLINSJULY 21, 2022TIME
The other is industrial fisheries, including trawlers and distant water fishing fleets.
AFRICA DOESN’T REAP THE REWARDS OF ITS $24 BILLION MARINE FISHERIES INDUSTRYEDWARD H. ALLISONNOVEMBER 22, 2021QUARTZ
Local trawlers and lobster boats will find themselves sharing their waterways with huge vessels hefting cranes and massive hydraulic jacks.
U.S. FISHERMEN ARE MAKING THEIR LAST STAND AGAINST OFFSHORE WINDALEJANDRO DE LA GARZASEPTEMBER 30, 2021TIME
From the bridge of the Arctic Sunrise, an old ice-breaking fishing trawler turned research vessel now plying the polar waters between Greenland and northern Norway, Laura Meller has an unparalleled view of our planet’s future.
'A CLIMATE EMERGENCY UNFOLDING BEFORE OUR EYES.' ARCTIC SEA ICE HAS SHRUNK TO ALMOST HISTORIC LEVELSARYN BAKERSEPTEMBER 21, 2020TIME
Is the Prince kept prisoner on a trawler sweeping the North Sea for mines?
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 147, NOVEMBER 4, 1914VARIOUS
Soon there struggled in the narrow mouth the shadow of a close-reefed trawler of sixty tons or so.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
Besides, to each was attached a yacht, and a trawler which continually plied for it between island and land.
THE LORD OF THE SEAM. P. SHIEL
The Falcon, strong-hearted trawler, was plunging towards the rock when the first line of gay bunting swung clear into the breeze.
THE PILLAR OF LIGHTLOUIS TRACY
You can hear what speed he's going, and when you're used to them you can make out what kind of craft he is—trawler or destroyer.
THE STORY OF OUR SUBMARINESJOHN GRAHAM BOWER
Employed trawler's crew in hoisting out boat, rushing about the deck, and appearing to be in a panic.
THE STORY OF OUR SUBMARINESJOHN GRAHAM BOWER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO TRAWLER

  • clam digger
  • fisher
  • lobsterman
  • piscator
  • rodman
  • trawler
  • troller
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.