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synonyms for whaler

  • amazing
  • astounding
  • awesome
  • colossal
  • dreadful
  • enormous
  • excellent
  • exceptional
  • extraordinary
  • fabulous
  • fantastic
  • formidable
  • great
  • immense
  • incredible
  • marvelous
  • massive
  • monumental
  • prodigious
  • terrible
  • terrific
  • vast
  • wonderful
  • appalling
  • awful
  • blimp
  • cracking
  • deafening
  • fearful
  • frightful
  • gargantuan
  • gigantic
  • great big
  • humongous
  • jumbo
  • large
  • mammoth
  • mondo
  • monstrous
  • stupendous
  • super
  • titanic
  • towering
  • whale
  • whopper
  • whopping

antonyms for whaler

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  • bad
  • believable
  • common
  • commonplace
  • conventional
  • customary
  • expected
  • familiar
  • inferior
  • insignificant
  • little
  • miniature
  • minute
  • nice
  • normal
  • ordinary
  • plain
  • pleasant
  • poor
  • powerless
  • small
  • teeny
  • tiny
  • trivial
  • unimportant
  • unnoteworthy
  • usual
  • weak
  • wonderful
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How to use whaler in a sentence

Instead, Antarctic krill numbers have dwindled since the mid-20th century, by more than 80 percent in areas heavily trafficked by whalers.
BALEEN WHALES EAT (AND POOP) A LOT MORE THAN WE REALIZEDJONATHAN LAMBERTNOVEMBER 3, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
A poignant moment in this film highlights a change in perspective of retired whalers who now spend their time assisting conservation groups watching whales and celebrating their comeback.
THE WITNESS IS A WHALE - ISSUE 107: THE EDGEDIANA REISSSEPTEMBER 29, 2021NAUTILUS
The authors’ model suggests that inexperienced or “naive” family units, if connected up with a family that had experience with whalers, learned from their more experienced group-mates how to protect themselves.
SPERM WHALES HAVE A SURPRISINGLY DEEP—AND USEFUL—CULTUREELLIE SHECHETMARCH 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
“Obviously this was extremely frustrating for the whalers, and somewhat good news for the whales,” says Whitehead.
SPERM WHALES HAVE A SURPRISINGLY DEEP—AND USEFUL—CULTUREELLIE SHECHETMARCH 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The going and the coming of a "whaler" made Crip's father, Mr. John Allen, glad.
ST. NICHOLAS, VOL. 5, NO. 5, MARCH, 1878VARIOUS
She showed no colors, but the old islander, once a whaler, declared that she was a British man-o'-war.
LIPPINCOTT'S MAGAZINE OF POPULAR LITERATURE AND SCIENCEVARIOUS
Just as the old whaler had predicted, in less than five minutes the mother whale spouted, coming in the direction of the vessel.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
He looked at Hank expectantly, hoping to hear him spur the crew to a new venture, but the old whaler looked grave.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
Then, at the whaler's orders, the boat was swung round and the men held their oars ready to back-water.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
To Colin the seconds were as years while the old whaler held the gun raised and did not fire.
THE BOY WITH THE U. S. FISHERIESFRANCIS ROLT-WHEELER
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