Fisherman definition

fĭshər-mən
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A commercial fishing vessel.
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One who fishes as an occupation or for sport.
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A commercial fishing vessel.
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A person who fishes for sport or for a living.
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Designating or of a style of bulky sweater knit in a combination of stitches and having a wide collar or turtleneck.
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A person whose profession is catching fish.

He is a fisherman, out on a trawler for days at a time.

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A person who attempts to catch fish.

The fisherman cast his line.

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A boat used for commercial fishing.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
fisherman
Plural:
fishermen

Origin of fisherman

  • fisher +‎ -man.

    From Wiktionary