fisherman Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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fishermannoun [C]

uk   /ˈfɪʃ.ə.mən/  us   /-ɚ-/ (plural -men uk   /-mən/ us   )
B2 someone who ​catchesfish, ​especially as a ​job
(Definition of fisherman from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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fishermannoun [C]

 us   /ˈfɪʃ·ər·mən/ (plural -men  /ˈfɪʃ·ər·mən, -ˌmen/ )
someone who ​catchesfish, either as a ​job or as a ​sport: Maine fishermen are ​finding it ​difficult to make a ​living.
(Definition of fisherman from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fisherman”
in Arabic صَيّاد سَمَك…
in Korean 어부…
in Portuguese pescador…
in Catalan pescador, -a…
in Japanese 漁師, 釣り人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抓鱼(或钓鱼)的人, (尤指)渔民…
in Turkish balıkçı…
in Russian рыбак…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抓魚(或釣魚)的人, (尤指)漁民…
in Italian pescatore…
in Polish rybak, wędkarz…
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