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“trawl” in British English

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trawlverb

uk /trɔːl/ us /trɑːl/

trawlnoun [ C ]

uk /trɔːl/ us /trɑːl/

(Definition of “trawl” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“trawl” in American English

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trawlverb [ I/T ]

us /trɔl/

to pull a large net through the sea behind a boat in order to catch fish

(Definition of “trawl” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)