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haul

noun [C]
 
 
/hɔːl/
a large amount of something that is illegal or has been stolen: It was one of the biggest drugs hauls police have seen in recent years.a haul of sth They uncovered a haul of arms and ammunition at the suspect's address.
a large amount of fish caught at one time: Fishermen have complained of poor hauls all year.
a distance travelled carrying goods: short/long haul The railroads say they can't make money off short hauls if they don't also get income from the long trips. →  See also backhaul , long-haul , short-haul
Translations of “haul”
in Vietnamese mẻ cá…
in Spanish redada, botín…
in Thai จำนวน…
in Malaysian hasil…
in French prise, butin…
in German der Fang…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數量, (贓物或非法物品的)一大批,大量…
in Indonesian tangkapan…
in Russian добыча…
in Turkish yasa dışı yoldan kazanılan veya çalınan şey…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数量, (赃物或非法物品的)一大批,大量…
in Polish łup…
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