Whaler definition

wālər, hwā-
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A whaling ship.
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A person whose work is whaling.
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One that hunts or processes whales.
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A whaleboat.
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A ship used in whaling.
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One who hunts whales; a person employed in the whaling industry.
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A seagoing vessel used for hunting whales.
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One who whales (flogs or beats).
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(slang) A large, strong person.
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(slang) Something of unusually great size, a whopper, a whacker.
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(Australia) Any shark of the family Carcharhinidae; a requiem shark.
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(Australian slang, dated) A sundowner; one who cruises about.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
whaler
Plural:
whalers